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Item ID# A2011.039.S02.F02.018-049
Title 1929 letters from Elizabeth Hillmer to Carl Heilig
Object Name Letter
Dates of Creation January 1, 1929 - May 1929
Creator Heilig, Elizabeth Audrey (Hillmer)
Description This folder consists of 32 letters, with postage stamped and postmarked envelopes, (part of file 2 in series 2 of the Robert Benjamin Hillmer family fonds) written by Elizabeth Audrey Hillmer of Southampton to Carl G. Heilig of Kingston in 1929.

These are letters from Elizabeth to Carl who married each other in 1933. Topics covered include personal feelings; love and marriage; weather; family matters; health; their work, education and studies; Elizabeth's chores in her father's jewelry shop; social activities; February 1929 Southampton hockey game .024); church attendance and A.Y.P.A.; the Hydro Question and vote in Southampton, including women becoming joint property owners so they can vote (.038, .040)

Note: .039 (Feb. 13, 1929 is out of chronological order in the numbering system (fits in around .035) - it is enclosed in a "Wentworth Radio Supply Co. envelope and postmarked from Hamilton.
Collection Hillmer, Robert Benjamin family fonds
Physical Description 8 cm of textual records (32 letters)
Restrictions on Use Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any permissible use rests exclusively with the user.
Subjects Couples
Electric power
Hydroelectric power
Social life
People Heilig, Carl
Heilig, Elizabeth Hillmer
Hillmer, Elizabeth
Hillmer, Elizabeth
Hillmer, George Powell
Hillmer, Robert B.
Powell, Leonore
Place Kingston
Level of Description Item
Parent Object RB Hillmer S2, F2