Interviews with John Morden

Reference Code: File - C 81-1-0-47
Title: Interviews with John Morden
Date of Creation: Dec. 1985 - May 1986
Physical Description:

1 file of textual records (includes 1 photograph : black & white print; 9 audio cassettes (ca. 630 minutes))

Scope and Content:

File consists or oral history records documenting the life and career of John Morden (b. 1934), a Toronto-area lawyer who was appointed to the High Court of Justice in 1973. Interview topics include: family background; early childhood and schooling; University of Toronto; University of Toronto Law School; early practice; appointment, High Court of Justice, 1973; appointment to Court of Appeal, 1978; Rules Committee. Interview conducted by Maureen Hyland. File includes nine audio cassette recordings from a series of five interviews, a transcript with index (180 p.), and a photograph portrait of John Morden.

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Forms Part of: C 81-1 - Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - General Programme interview files
Restrictions on Access:

Partially closed: pp. 121- 177 (and oral equivalent) are closed until his death; otherwise open without restrictions

Location and Ordering Information: Textual records located in container B436611; sound recordings located in container B436662
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