Kalman, Maxwell Myron

KALMAN, Maxwell Myron (1906-2009)
(biography in preparation)

MONTREAL AND AREA

(Residential works)

COTE STE. CATHERINE ROAD, a row of six duplex flats for Chait Construction Co., 1934 (C.R., xlviii, 24 Oct. 1934, 37, t.c.)
WESTMOUNT, residence for Moses Rosenstone, Sunnyside Avenue near Gordon Crescent, 1936 (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)
WESTMOUNT, residence for Hyman Shiller, Aberdeen Avenue, 1937 (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)
COTE DES NEIGES ROAD, south of Piedmont Avenue, a three storey apartment block for Samuel Shenkman, possibly The Century Apartments, 1937 (Gazette [Montreal], 22 Jan. 1937, 13, descrip.; inf. Scott Edwards)
HAMPSTEAD, The Ellerdale Apartments, Ellerdale Road, for Darling Realties Co., 1937 (C.R., vol. 50, 24 Feb. 1937, 142; 17 March 1937, 38)
HAMPSTEAD, The Coronation Apartments, Ellerdale Road, for Darling Realties Co., 1937 (C.R., vol. 50, 24 Feb. 1937, 142; 17 March 1937, 38)
GRAND BOULEVARD, between Monkland Avenue and Terrebonne Street, a group of three separate apartment blocks, for Chait Construction Co., 1937-39 (C.R., vol. 50, 13 Oct. 1937, 35; li, 23 Feb. 1938, 140; Gazette [Montreal], 13 Aug. 1938, 17, illus. & descrip. in advert.; 11 Feb. 1939, 21, illus. in advert.; inf. Scott Edwards)
THE GARDEN APARTMENTS, Ste. Catherine Road near Gatineau Avenue, for Chait Construction Ltd., 1937 (C.R., vol. 50, 24 March 1937, 54)
(with Eliasoph & Greenspoon) WESTMOUNT, The Melrose Apartments, Clarke Avenue near Western Avenue, for Kahan & Nathanson, 1938 (Gazette [Montreal], 3 Sept. 1938, 19, illus. & descrip. in advert.)
WESTMOUNT, residence for Maurice Gross, Aberdeen Avenue at Westmount Boulevard, 1938-39 (C.R., li, 12 Oct. 1938, 42)
HAMPSTEAD, detached residence for the Designed Homes Ltd., Queen Mary Road near Cressy Road, 1938 (Gazette [Montreal], 8 Oct. 1938, 21, illus. & descrip. in advert.; inf. Scott Edwards)
HINGSTON AVENUE, a row of ten detached houses, in both modern and traditional styles, for Designed Homes Ltd., 1939 (Gazette [Montreal], 7 Jan. 1939, 21, illus. & descrip.)
FOREST HILL APARTMENTS, Cote Ste. Catherine Road near Campden Place, for Max Seigler, 1939 (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)
ROSEDALE APARTMENTS, Cote Ste. Catherine Road near Campden Place, for Max Seigler, 1939 (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)
VICTORIA AVENUE, duplex for the architect, Victoria Avenue near Queen Mary Road, 1939 (H. Kalman, History of Canadian Architecture, 1994, 635-6, illus. & descrip.)
BONNIER APARTMENTS, De l'Oratoire Avenue at Coronet Avenue, for Roger Realty & Development Co., 1939 (C.R., lii, 12 July 1939, 38)
DOWNING APARTMENTS, Coronet Avenue, for Roger Realty & Develompent Co., 1939 (Gazette [Montreal], 26 Aug. 1939, 19, illus. & descrip.; inf. Scott Edwards)
SHERATON APARTMENTS, Summerhill Avenue, for Louis Donolo, 1939 (C.R., lii, 23 Aug. 1939, 34)
DORCHESTER BOULEVARD WEST, at Hope Avenue, apartment house for Hope Realty Co., 1939-40 (C.R., lii, 25 Oct. 1939, 35)
HAMPSTEAD, residence for an unnamed client, at No. 38 Merton Crescent, opposite Lyncroft Street, 1939-40 (Gazette [Montreal], 23 Nov. 1939, 19, descrip.; inf. Scott Edwards)
MOUNT ROYAL AVENUE EAST, a block of stores and apartments for St. Jean Reg'd. Jewellers Ltd., 1939-40 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Dec. 1939, 19; inf. Scott Edwards)
HIGHLAND PARK APARTMENTS, Cote des Neiges Road near Decelles Avenue, a row of four separate apartment blocks for Chait Construction Co., 1939-41 (C.R., liii, 17 Jan. 1940, 25; Gazette [Montreal], 13 Jan. 1940, 21, illus. & descrip.; 21 Sept. 1940, 23, illus. & descrip.)
VICTORIA MANOR APARTMENTS, Victoria Avenue near Queen Mary Road, 1940 (Gazette [Montreal], 14 Sept. 1940, 22, illus. & descrip.)
FULTON HALL APARTMENTS, Victoria Avenue near Queen Mary Road, 1940 (Gazette [Montreal], 21 Sept. 1940, 23, illus. & descrip.)
(with Reuben Fisher) BRESLAY APARTMENTS, Atwater Avenue at Breslay Road, 1941 (C.R., liv, 8 Jan. 1941, 33; Gazette [Montreal], 25 Jan. 1941, 21, illus.)
(with Reuben Fisher) THORNHILL APARTMENTS, McGregor Street near Pine Avenue, 1941 (Gazette [Montreal], 19 April 1941, 25, illus.; 23 Aug. 1941, 20, descrip.; 30 Aug. 1941, 10, illus. and descrip.; 6 Sept. 1941, 22-23, illus. & descrip.)
(with Rueben Fisher) BEAVERBROOK APARTMENTS, Coronet Avenue, for Darling Realties Ltd., 1941 (Gazette [Montreal], 8 March 1941,11, illus. & descrip. in advert.)
(with Rueben Fisher) CHURCHILL APARTMENTS, Coronet Avenue, for Darling Realties Ltd., 1941 (Gazette [Montreal], 8 March 1941, 11, illus. & descrip. in advert.)
STE. CATHERINE ROAD, near Legare Avenue, two small apartment blocks for Dr. Phillip Joseph, 1944 (Gazette [Montreal], 15 Sept. 1944, 19)
SUMMERHILL AVENUE, apartment block for Beinhaker Investment Corp., 1947 (C.R., lx, April 1947, 94)
NORGATE HOUSING PROJECT, near Decarie Boulevard, Ville St. Laurent, begun c. 1947, a housing complex of approx. seventy five low rise residential buildings (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)
WESTMOUNT, residence for the architect, Aberdeen Avenue, 1950 (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)
WALKLEY APARTMENTS, Walkley Avenue near Somerled Avenue, 1950 (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)
FENDALL STREET, near McKenna Street, large duplex residence for Dr. Roman Pniewsky, 1952, with adjacent unit occupied by Oliver Rolland (inf. David P. Leonard, Montreal)

(Commercial and Industrial works)

ROSEMOUNT, stores and offices for W. Lorraine, Masson Street at 11th Avenue, 1931-32 (C.R., xlv, 4 Nov. 1931, 53; xlvi, 10 Aug. 1932, 39)
WESTMOUNT, Bell Telephone Exchange, Sherbrooke Street West at Metcalfe Street, conversion of the existing exchange building into apartments for residential use, 1936-37 (Gazette [Montreal], 29 Dec. 1936, 3; inf. Scott Edwards)
BEAUBIEN CINEMA, Beaubien Street East at Louis Hebert Avenue, a 3 storey block with movie theatre and apartments, for Louis Donolo, 1937 (C.R., vol. 50, 23 June 1937, 47, t.c.; 18 Aug. 1937, 38; inf. Scott Edwards)
THE MARINE BUILDING, Ste. Catherine Street West at Peel Street, addition of two floor above the existing building, for Roymount Realty Corp., 1937-38 (Gazette [Montreal], 28 Oct. 1937, 21)
WESTMOUNT, Steinberg's Service Store, with apartments, Sherbrooke Street West near Victoria Avenue, 1938-39 (Gazette [Montreal], 27 Aug. 1938, 10, descrip.; C.R., li, 19 Oct. 1938, 56; lii, 11 Jan. 1939, 29)
STEINBERG'S SERVICE STORES LTD., Park Avenue near St. Viateur Street, store with apartments, 1938 (C.R., li, 11 May 1938, 33)
COTE ST. LUC, florist shop for an unnamed client, 1937 (R.A.I.C. Journal, xv, March 1938, 72, list of awards in 7th R.A.I.C. Annual Exhibit)
TOWN OF MOUNT ROYAL, block of stores and apartments for Miron Bros., Cornwall Avenue at Canora Avenue, 1938-39 (Gazette [Montreal], 8 Oct. 1938, 21)
COTE ST. LUC, florist shop for an unnamed client, 1937 (R.A.I.C. Journal, xv, March 1938, 72, list of awards in 7th R.A.I.C. Annual Exhibit)
TOWN OF MOUNT ROYAL, block of stores and apartments for Miron Bros., Cornwall Avenue at Canora Avenue, 1938-39 (Gazette [Montreal], 8 Oct. 1938, 21)
STEINBERG'S SERVICE STORES LTD., Monkland Avenue at Melrose Avenue, store and apartments, 1939 (C.R., lii, 22 Feb. 1939, 133)
NORTHERN FILM EXCHANGE CORP., St. Alexander Street, 1946 (C.R., lix, July 1946, 101)
STANDARD DESK MANUFACTURERS LTD., Port Royal Street at Clark Street, 1947 (C.R., lx, Feb. 1947, 149)
FAINER KNITTING MILLS LTD., St. Lawrence Boulevard, factory, 1947 (C.R., lx, July 1947, 103)
NORGATE SHOPPING CENTRE, Decarie Boulevard at Rochon Street, Ville St. Laurent, 1949-50 (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)

Institutional and Ecclesiastical works)

LONGUE POINTE, General Incurable Hospital for the Hebrew Consumptive Aid Association, Sherbrooke Street East, Longue Pointe, 1932-33 (C.R., xlvi, 6 Jan. 1932, 44; xlvii, 8 Feb. 1933, 34)
WORKMEN'S CIRCLE CENTRE [now Sala Rosa], St. Laurent Boulevard near St. Joseph Boulevard East, 1936 (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)
JEWISH GENERAL HOSPITAL, a large residence for the Hospital Superintendent, Ste. Catherine Road at Lavoie Street, 1938 (Gazette [Montreal], 3 Sept. 1938, 19, descrip.)
JEWISH PEOPLE'S SCHOOL [now College Francais], Waverly Street at Fairmount Avenue West, 1940 (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)
WESTMOUNT, Shaar Hashomayim Synagogue, Kensington Avenue, a new school adjacent to the synagogue, to be called The Herman Abramowitz Educational Building, 1947-48 (C.R., lx, Nov. 1947, 142; Gazette [Montreal], 30 Oct. 1948, 26, descrip.; Montreal, Les Eglises, 1981, 444)
JEWISH COMMUNITY SERVICES BUILDING, Sherbrooke Street West at Shuter Street, 1948 (C.R., lxi, April 1948, 146; Montreal Daily Star, 20 Aug. 1948, 13, illus.)

OUTREMONT (residential and commercials works)

WILDER AVENUE, residence for Mrs. H. Tittleman, 1932 (Outremont b.p. 2801, 16 March 1932)
AINSLIE AVENUE, residence for M. Stern, 1935 (Outremont b.p. 3032, 17 July 1935)
DAVAAR AVENUE, duplex for Joseph Bergman, 1935 (inf. Dr. H. Kalman, Vancouver)
PAGNUELO AVENUE, residence for Maurice Moidel, 1935 (Outremont b.p. 3049, 12 Sept. 1935)
PAGNUELO AVENUE, residence for Max Oberman, 1935 (Outremont b.p. 3058, 11 Oct. 1935)
ST. JOSEPH BOULEVARD, near McNider Avenue, three pairs of semi-detached duplexes for Y.I. Fanaberia, 1936; demol. 1975 (C.R., vol. 50, 3 June 1936, 37; Outremont b.p. 3104, 8 June 1936)
HARTLAND AVENUE, residence for S. Silver, 1936 (Outremont b.p. 3122, 10 August 1936)
AINSLIE AVENUE, residence for J.M. Stober, 1936 (Outremont b.p. 3148, 9 Nov. 1936)
COTE STE. CATHERINE ROAD, facing Laurier Avenue, a Model Home and residence for Y.I. Fanaberia, 1937 (Outremont b.p. 3161, 12 Feb. 1937; Daily Commercial News [Toronto], 17 Dec. 1936, 4, illus. & descrip.)
PAGNUELO AVENUE, residence for B.A. Usheroff, 1937 (Outremont b.p. 3213, 14 June 1937)
LAJOIE AVENUE, residence for F. Tabah, 1937 (Outremont b.p. 3234, 24 July 1937)
CANTERBURY APARTMENTS, Willowdale Avenue, 1938 (Outremont b.p. 3363, 14 Oct. 1938; Montreal, Les Appartements, 1991, 442-3, illus.; Tim Morawetz, Art Deco Architecture Across Canada, 2017, 139, illus. & descrip.)
PARK LANE APARTMENTS, Bernard Avenue near Wiseman Avenue, 1939 (Outremont b.p. 3441, 28 Sept. 1939; Building in Canada, Winter 1941, 73, illus.; Montreal, Les Appartements, 1991, 34-5, illus.; Tim Morawetz, Art Deco Architecture Across Canada, 2017, 146, illus. & descrip.)
CHESTER HALL APARTMENTS, Willowdale Avenue near Dunmore Avenue, 1939 (Gazette [Montreal], 18 Feb. 1939, 23, illus.; 8 April 1939, 19, descrip.)
JEFFERSON APARTMENTS, Willowdale Avenue near Woodbury Avenue, for Dr. Philip Joseph, 1938-39 (C.R., lii, 18 Jan. 1939, 37-8; Gazette [Montreal], 24 Sept. 1938, 21; 1 April 1939, 23, illus. & descrip. in advert.; Outremont b.p. 3381, 14 Jan. 1939; inf. Scott Edwards)
STEINBERG'S SERVICE STORES LTD., Bernard Avenue West at Bloomfield Avenue, stores and apartments, 1939-40 (C.R., lii, 12 July 1939, 37; liii, 31 Jan. 1940, 23; Outremont b.p. 3429, 28 Aug. 1939)
(with Reuben Fisher) WISEMAN AVENUE, residence for W.H. Dodds, 1941 (Outremont b.p. 3576, 11 July 1941)
(with Reuben Fisher) MAPLEWOOD AVENUE, residence for D. Kahansky, 1941 (Outremont b.p. 3608, 21 Oct. 1941)
MOUNT ROYAL BOULEVARD, residence for A. Zaritsky, 1946 (Outremont b.p. 4047, 11 March 1946)

ELSEWHERE

JOLIETTE, QUE., Skating Arena, 1932 (C.R., xlvi, 6 Jan. 1932, 45)
STE. MARGUERITE, QUE., The Sunshine Camp, on Lac Masson, a summer camp with dormitories, recreation hall, dining hall and kitchen, 1933 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 June 1933, 8, descrip.; inf. Scott Edwards)
OTTAWA, ONT., apartment block for H.T. Hill, Bay Street at Sparks Street, 1939 (C.R., lii, 13 Sept. 1939, 31, t.c.)
DORVAL, QUE., major addition and alterations to the Elm Ridge Country Club, 1948 (C.R., lxi, April 1948, 146)
LONDON, ONT., office building for Westmount Realty Co., 1949 (C.R., lxii, May 1949, 168)
HULL, QUE., J.H. Connor & Son Ltd., Lois Street at Delorimier Street, major addition and alterations to factory, 1949-50 (C.R., lxii, Nov. 1949, 129)
PREFONTAINE, QUE., Nurses' Home for the Mount Sinai Sanatorium, 1950-51 (C.R., lxiii, Nov. 1950, 120)