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Dr. Rufus B. von Kleinsmid
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Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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During his tenure as university president, from 1921 to 1947, USC had attained full national accreditation, established a graduate school, and had severed its ties with the Methodist Church to become a non-denominational institution. During his lifetime, von Kleinsmid also served as the seventh president of the University of Arizona (1914-1921) and as a chairman of the Los Angeles Library Commission. He died in 1964 and is buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Glendale.
Portrait of the University of Southern California's fifth president, Dr. Rufus B. von Kleinsmid (1875-1964).
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Portraits-Kleinsmid, Rufus von.
Kleinsmid, Rufus Bernhard von,--1875-1964
University of Southern California--Presidents
College presidents--United States
Portrait photographs

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