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Dr. Milton Klein Oral History

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3011

This collection consists of a transcription of an interview with Dr. Milton Klein, taken on April 10, 2003, for the Veteran's Oral History Project, Center for the Study of War and Society, Department of History, at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Dates

  • 2003 April 10

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact Special Collections.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection consists of a transcription of an interview with Dr. Milton Klein, taken on April 10, 2003, for the Veteran's Oral History Project, Center for the Study of War and Society, Department of History, at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. Milton M. Klein was a leading specialist in the colonial history of New York and the early history of American law. Born in 1917, Klein received his BS degree in 1937 and his MS degree in 1939 from City College of New York. During World War II, Klein served in the Air Force with the Air Transport Command from 1942-1944. In 1954 he completed his PhD at Columbia University. In 1969, he joined the faculty of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville as professor of history, and from 1988 to 1997, he was University Historian. He was also president of the American Society for Legal History from 1980 through 1982. Klein died on June 10, 2004.

Arrangement

This collection consists of one folder.

Acquisition Note

Donated to Special Collections.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480