Interviews with Edson Haines

Reference Code: File - C 81-1-0-53
Title: Interviews with Edson Haines
Date of Creation: June 1986 - June 1987
Physical Description:

2 files of textual records (includes 8 audio cassettes (ca. 420 minutes))

Forms Part of: C 81-1 - Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - General Programme interview files
Scope and Content:

Files consist of oral history records documenting the life and career of Edson Haines (b. 1907), a Toronto lawyer who taught at the University of Toronto in the 1950s, was made a Justice of the High Court of Ontario in 1962, and later served as a judge of the High Court, Supreme Court of Ontario. Interview topics include: Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; early practice; select cases; Justice, High Court of Ontario; Supreme Court; capital punishment; legal aid. Interview conducted by Paul Iacono. File includes eight audio cassette recordings from a series of seven interviews and a transcript with index (250 p.)

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Refer to file C 81-5-0-2 for two volumes of Edson Haines' speeches.

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Location and Ordering Information: Textual records located in container B436610; sound recordings located in container B436725
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