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Item ID# A2011.039.S02.F02.116-144
Title 1933-1940 letters from Carl Heilig to Mrs. C. Heilig
Object Name Letter
Dates of Creation 1933-1940
Creator Heilig, Carl
Description These folders consists of 30 letters, many with postage stamped and postmarked envelopes, (part of file 2 in series 2 of the Robert Benjamin Hillmer family fonds) written by Carl Heilig to his wife, Elizabeth (Hillmer) Heilig while he was travelling for work and training.

Letterhead includes Prince Edward Hotel, Windsor; Canadian Westinghouse Company Limited, Hamilton; Pittsburgh Athletic Association, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania; Hotel Charles, Springfield, Massachusetts; The Biltmore, New York; Hotel Norton-Palmer, Windsor; Chateau Laurier, Ottawa; Mount Royal Hotel, Montreal; Chateau Frontenac, Quebec; Mansfield-Leland Hotel, Mansfield Ohio.

Most letters are addressed to Mrs. Carl Heilig in Hamilton, with a few addressed to Southampton, Collingwood and Niagara Falls.

Topics covered include Carl's work travelling schedule; references to the baby, Bobbie, and Kenneth; attending air conditioning school for work, social activities.



Provenance s.
Collection Hillmer, Robert Benjamin family fonds
Physical Description 8.5 cm of textual records (29 letters)
Restrictions on Use Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any permissible use rests exclusively with the user.
Subjects Couples
Social life
People Hillmer, Elizabeth
Heilig, Elizabeth Hillmer
Heilig, Carl
Heilig, Ken
Heilig, Margaret
Heilig, Bob
Place Southampton
Hamilton
Niagara Falls
Level of Description Item
Parent Object RB Hillmer S2, F2