Finding aid for the Sol Kahn Papers


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Kahn, Sol B.
Title: Sol Kahn Papers
Dates: 1907-1985
Dates: 1933-1975
Extent: 0.40 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Sol Kahn (born 1911) was an immigrant from France who worked for the Cuyahoga County Relief Administration and later the Cleveland Board of Education's Bureau of Attendance. He was the Board's representative to Juvenile Court and was assigned to the Collinwood district, handling attendance and security problems during the 1960s riots. The collection consists of histories of the Cleveland Public Schools and Bureau of Attendance, writings and memorabilia of Kahn, records and clippings relating to the Schools and the Bureau, documents from Juvenile Court and the Cleveland Boys School, reports and clippings on juvenile delinquency, and a Collinwood High scrapbook (1960s-1970s) with flyers from Black Unity House and the National Association for the Advancement of White People, and a Ku Klux Klan pamphlet.
MS Number MS 3978
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English