[Portrait of Mary and Harry Zimmerman]

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Creation: 1970

Mary and Harry Zimmerman were the founders of Service Merchandise retail stores, which evolved from a single store in Pulaski, Tennessee, in 1934 into the nation’s largest catalog showrooms in the 1960’s. Harry Zimmerman received the B'nai B'rith National Jewelry Industry Man of the Year Award in 1974. The Vanderbilt Judaica Collection was named in their honor after a generous gift from their son.

Title

[Portrait of Mary and Harry Zimmerman]

Date

Creation: 1970

Description

Mary and Harry Zimmerman were the founders of Service Merchandise retail stores, which evolved from a single store in Pulaski, Tennessee, in 1934 into the nation’s largest catalog showrooms in the 1960’s. Harry Zimmerman received the B'nai B'rith National Jewelry Industry Man of the Year Award in 1974. The Vanderbilt Judaica Collection was named in their honor after a generous gift from their son.

Rights

Copyright; use considered fair according to the ARL Code of Best Practices in Fair Use

Format

Color photographs
Commercial portraiture

Source

RG530, Divinity Library Archives

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/Judaica-Zimmerman_portrait.jpg

Citation

“[Portrait of Mary and Harry Zimmerman],” Gallery, accessed November 22, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/881.