Clippings. Dispatches. Correspondence. Obituaries. Family tree. Photos. Press passes.
History / Biographical
Born in 1912, Bookman was a Treasury Department clerk, theatre critic and columnist for a variety of news services. He wrote a column "In Jewish Vein on Parliament Hill". His articles in the Ottawa Hebrew News (which he edited and published), Jewish Telegraph Agency, and the Canadian Jewish Eagle, were on such topics as the Jews of Europe and Canada, Canada-Israel relations, immigration and refugees, and the State of Israel. He also edited the Canadian Jewish Reference Book and the Canadian Jewish Who's Who.
P86/11.Fonds consists of mostly clippings, 3 scrapbooks, 7 photos.