KL Recording Service collection

Summary Information

Title: KL Recording Service collection
Inclusive Dates: 1950-2021
Bulk Dates: 1969-1998

  • Klein, Ronald M., 1931-2021
  • KL Recording Service
  • Sanford, Linda
Unique Identifier: MML025

Quantity: Collection includes papers; photographs; black and white negatives; color slides; LPs, 45s, audiocassettes, audiotape reels; digital audiocassettes.
  • 6 Linear Feet
  • 1 document box, 4 archival record boxes, 2 45-rpm audio disc boxes, 2 audiocassette boxes, 2 record cartons


This collection contains company records and sound recordings produced by KL Recording Service, a record label and recording service based in Hubertus, Wisconsin. The label operated from 1969 to 1998, producing polka recordings by local and regional musicians. Owner Ronald M. Klein designed and built much of the equipment used for his recordings, and was an early proponent of quadraphonic sound recordings.

Language: English .

URL to cite for this finding aid: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-mus-mml025
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