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ZIMMERMAN, Reuven and Harry = Life and Work Documents.

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Collection
ZIMMERMAN, Reuven and Harry = Life and Work Documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
6 photographs. - 0.02 metres of textual records.
Fonds No.
P0214
Scope and Content
Circumcision certificate from Rabbi J. L. Colton for Harry Zimmerman (the donor's father) in 1925. New Years cards printed for his family. From Reuven Zimmerman: documents relating to his work at Via Rail and small slide-photo of him in his railway car, photos with his taxi, work identification car…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
ZIMMERMAN, Reuven and Harry = Life and Work Documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
6 photographs. - 0.02 metres of textual records.
Scope and Content
Circumcision certificate from Rabbi J. L. Colton for Harry Zimmerman (the donor's father) in 1925. New Years cards printed for his family. From Reuven Zimmerman: documents relating to his work at Via Rail and small slide-photo of him in his railway car, photos with his taxi, work identification cards, birth certificate information and death notice, portrait photos.
Date
1925-1990c.
Fonds No.
P0214
History Biographical
Harry Zimmerman is the father of the donor. Reuven, who died in 2005, was his brother. Reuven was born in 1925. He worked as a Via Rail conductor and as a taxi driver. Never married, he was companion to Marie-Flore Lortie for 30 years, until her death from cancer.
Custodial History
The collection was donated by Arlene Zimmerman on Aug. 3, 2007
Notes
P07/16.Certificate relates to Colton collection - we did not have a complete certificate of Colton's prior to this. Other documents show life and work in Montreal in a milieu not often documented in our collection.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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