Metropolitan Maxim's father poses in a photo studio in this black and white photo postcard. Hand-written on the back, in Ukrainian: "Nove Selo, Mykyta Hermaniuk, born in 1880". At the time of this picture in 1936, he is 56 years old. At the time of his death (January 16, 1942), he was 62 years old. Unidentified location.
Portrait print of Father Maxim Hermaniuk, in his horn-rimmed eye glasses. One print is loose; two others are affixed to cardboard frame/folders. He has signed his name in ink in Ukrainian on the front of one print, MMHP0028ii. Unidentified location, c.1945.
The material includes the notebooks, theses, and study material produced and used while Father Maxim studied with the Redemptorists in Belgium, to obtain his Baccalaureate of Theology in 1940, his Doctorate of Theology and his Licentiate in Oriental Languages and History in 1943, and the Maitre Agrege En Theologie for his two theses in 1947. Most of the study notebooks have been stored in file cabinets in the Archives since the time of Nick Yakimishyn. A number of them, however, found in the large green trunk, have been boxed, listed and with the rest of the material from the trunk. Except for the theses themselves which are typewritten in French, most of the papers are hand-written in French.
In this black and white photo postcard, Father Hermaniuk poses with his scholar's hat in his hand, wearing the graduate's robes. There are three copies, the first encased in a cardboard folder. He has written on the folder in French: "Louvain, 1948, Belgique", however, on the second copy he has written on the front and the back in Ukrainian: "Reverend Dr. M. Hermaniuk, Louvain, 14/7/1947" adding on the back this is his aggregate degree in theology. On the back of the third postcard, Reverend Hermaniuk wrote in French: "Master of Theology, Louvain, 1947".
Reverend Maxim stands in a garden of flowers in this black and white print which is identified in his hand at the bottom of the front of the photo. He has written in Ukrainian: "Father Maxim Hermaniuk, CSsR, Louvain, Belgium, 1947". Oversized.
Clergy, including Reverend Maxim Hermaniuk and Bishop Isidore Borecki (Borecky), are gathered at the head table, with laity standing near, for a banquet, King Edward Hotel, Toronto, Ontario, March 20, 1950.
The procession of clergy is entering Sts. Vladimir and Olga Cathedral in Winnipeg, Manitoba, for the consecration of Bishop Maxim Hermaniuk as Auxiliary Bishop to Archbishop Basil Ladyka, led at this point by Reverend Semen Izyk, and followed closely by Bishop Maxim. Bishop Andrew Roberecki, Bishop Isidore Borecki, Monsignor Wasyl Kushnir, and the Apostolic Delegate, Archbishop Ildebrando Antoniutti cross the street, a distance behind.