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Guide to the Sergius Klotz Papers
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These papers primarily relate to his service in the U. S. Navy and his connection with Stanford University. Included in the collection are his civil service records, 1941-42, military records, 1942-49, correspondence with Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1952-55, and letters received from Stanford University officials (primarily J. E. Wallace Sterling) pertaining to his support of Stanford's fundraising efforts and participation in alumni activities, 1935-1999.
Sergius Klotz earned his A.B. in economics at Stanford University in 1929. He was managing partner of an investment firm based in China and the Philippines from 1933 to 1941 and served briefly with the U. S. Treasury Department in 1941-42, before reporting for active duty with the U. S. Navy during World War II. Following the war, he resumed his business career in New York.
0.25 Linear feet
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This collection is open for research.