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LH0824 Williams Piano Co. Workshop (10) - Brockman, Christopher "Ezra"


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Black and white photo of Williams' employee Christopher "Ezra" Brockman using a hand crank drill in the workshop.
Notes:
Ezra was born 17 May 1886 in Oshawa, married to Minnie Quigley of Oshawa 12 Apr 1915 and died 9 Jan 1953 in Oshawa.

He was a lifelong member of St. Gregory the Great Parish, lived at 58 Hillcroft St., 71 Arlington Avenue and worked for McLaughlin Buick in the 1920's.

He was the father of Ray and Joan Brockman and grandfather of 7. Ezra's son-in-law was Albert "Abe" Taylor who went on to be the President of Local 222 UAW from 1963-1978 in Oshawa.

Ezra's brothers Charles and Leo Brockman also worked for Williams Piano Company.
Date of Original:
ca. 1900-1910s
Dimensions:
Width: 5 cm
Height: 3.5 cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Christopher "Ezra" Brockman
Corporate Name(s):
William Piano co.
Local identifier:
LH0824
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.90012
    Latitude: 43.90012 Longitude: -78.84957
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Eva Saether,

Local History and Genealogy Librarian,

65 Bagot Street,

Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2

LH0824 Williams Piano Co. Workshop (10) - Brockman, Christopher "Ezra"
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LH0824 Williams Piano Co. Workshop (10) - Brockman, Christopher "Ezra"


Black and white photo of Williams' employee Christopher "Ezra" Brockman using a hand crank drill in the workshop.