Kline, Burton, 1877-1958

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Journalist, editor, and author.

From the description of Burton Kline papers, 1896-1954. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71014440

Kline was a special student in Harvard College from 1902-1903.

From the description of Economics 9 : report on the American Ice Company, [1902] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77074549

Biographical Note

  • 1877, Dec. 25: Born, Williamsport, Pa.
  • 1902 - 1904 : Attended Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
  • 1904 - 1918 : Writer and editor, Boston Transcript
  • 1909: Married Madeleine Mesinger
  • 1912 - 1918 : Magazine editor, Boston Transcript
  • 1918 - 1919 : Sunday editor, New York Tribune
  • 1920: Publicity manager, Greater New York Hoover Commission
  • 1921 - 1922 : Special assistant to the secretary of labor
  • 1922: Magazine editor, Philadelphia Public Ledger
  • 1924 - 1931 : Special assistant to the secretary of labor
  • 1931 - 1932 : Member, United States George Washington Bicentennial Commission
  • 1935: New Jersey director, Federal Writers’ Project
  • 1958, Jan. 21: Died, Washington, D.C.

From the guide to the Burton Kline Papers, 1896-1954, (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Kline, Burton, 1877-1958. Economics 9 : report on the American Ice Company, [1902] Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925. Amy Lowell correspondence, 1883-1927 (inclusive), 1910-1925 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962. William Stanley Braithwaite papers, 1898-1979. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Burton Kline Papers, 1896-1954 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Kline, Burton, 1877-1958. Burton Kline papers, 1896-1954. Library of Congress
referencedIn William Stanley Braithwaite Papers, 1916-1962 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Alden, Cynthia Westover, b. 1862. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1897-1945. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn William Stanley Braithwaite papers, 1898-1979 The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.
creatorOf Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962. Papers of William Stanley Beaumont Braithwaite [manuscript] 1904-1935 (1958). University of Virginia. Library
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correspondedWith Adams, Franklin P. (Franklin Pierce), 1881-1960 person
correspondedWith Ade, George, 1866-1944 person
associatedWith Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962. person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
correspondedWith Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945 person
associatedWith Harvard University corporateBody
associatedWith Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925. person
correspondedWith Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 person
correspondedWith Nathan, George Jean, 1882-1958 person
correspondedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Massachusetts--Boston
Subject
Journalism
American newspapers--Massachusetts--Boston
American newspapers
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Editors
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Birth 1877

Death 1958

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