Reminiscences of Solomon A. Klein, 1962

 

Name
Klein, Solomon A., 1906-1988 (Interviewee)
Kelly, John K (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Solomon A. Klein, 1962
Abstract
Immigration to United States; education, Cornell College, Harvard Law School; association with Harry G. Anderson, 1935-39; Kings County District Attorney's office from 1940; chief of Appeal Bureau; views on religion, ethics, politics; Manton case; organized crime, Murder, Inc. cases; blue ribbon juries; selection of jurors. Impressions of William O'Dwyer, Burton Turkus, Samuel Liebowitz
Collection Name
New York Political Studies (A) Project (Brooklyn Politics Project)
Subjects
County attorneys; Lawyers; Law--Political aspects; Legal ethics; Justice, Administration of; New York (N.Y.) History 1898-1951; New York (N.Y.) History 1951-; Klein, Solomon A., 1906-1988
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1962
Physical Description
160 pages
Note (Biographical)
Lawyer
Note
Interviewed by John K. Kelly
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
17026051
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/t7gd-y856
Related URLs
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