Donald Zeman papers
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of photographs, military documents, prayer books, Army manuals, and correspondence; the bulk of the material dates from World War II.
- 1921 – 1999 (bulk 1943 – 1945)
- Majority of material found within 1943 - 1945
Conditions Governing Access
Biographical / Historical
Donald Zeman (b. 1920) is the son of Malcolm and Martha Zeman. He graduated from New Bedford High School in 1939 and served in the Army during World War II. He received his Bachelors of Law from Boston University in 1947, and was admitted to the Massachusetts bar in 1948. He served as Chairman of the brotherhood program of the local branch of Jewish War Veterans for more than forty years. He practiced family law in New Bedford. He died in 2011.
1 Linear Feet (2 manuscript boxes)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Donald Zeman, November 1999.
Materials Specific Details
Materials entirely in English
- MC 69, Donald Zeman papers
- Maura McGurk
- June 2006
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description