Scope and arrangement
The collection consists primarily of ledgers, journals and registers of the George Kleine Company. These contain detailed rental accounts giving names of exhibitors, town where located, titles of films rented and rental prices; general production costs, including advertising, circulars, posters, music and insurance. There are ledgers concerning the Kleine Optical Company which handled the projection apparatus and other accessories for new films. Also included are university and college film rental reports, weekly balance sheets of production of "Gloria's Romance" and approximately eighty movie posters.