Canadian Jewish Heritage Network

PEREZ, Iris = Bulgarian Jewish Memoirs.

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Collection
PEREZ, Iris = Bulgarian Jewish Memoirs.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.01 metres of textual records.
Fonds No.
P0211
Scope and Content
2 handwritten stories (in French) "Les plantes de ma mère" and "Ile de Chypre, Famagusta, 20 aout 1960, notes de voyage." Also the outline for a projected book of memoirs (some of the contents have been written down by the donor in Bulgarian (Cyrillic alphabet) or in Spanish.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
PEREZ, Iris = Bulgarian Jewish Memoirs.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.01 metres of textual records.
Scope and Content
2 handwritten stories (in French) "Les plantes de ma mère" and "Ile de Chypre, Famagusta, 20 aout 1960, notes de voyage." Also the outline for a projected book of memoirs (some of the contents have been written down by the donor in Bulgarian (Cyrillic alphabet) or in Spanish.
Date
2003 circa.
Fonds No.
P0211
History Biographical
Iris Perez was born and lived in Sofia, Bulgaria, before emigrating to Israel, where she lived on a kibbutz, and then Colombia, South America. She now resides in Montreal and speaks French, although her writing is usually done in Spanish or Bulgarian. She has taken writing classes and would like to publish more of her work.
Custodial History
The collection was donated by Iris Perez on January 11, 2007.
Notes
P07/01.French, Spanish and Bulgarian.Pertains to Sephardic Jews of Eastern European descent, a minority in the Montreal Jewish community. Mrs. Perez was published in Sarah Arditti Ascher's collection of writings by Sephardic Jewish seniors in Montreal.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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