Interviews with Mabel Van Camp

Reference Code: File - C 81-1-0-60
Title: Interviews with Mabel Van Camp
Date of Creation: Apr. 1987 - June 1989
Physical Description:

4 files of textual records (includes 26 audio cassettes (ca. 1410 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 Mabel Van Camp (b. 1920), a lawyer who was appointed to the Supreme Court of Ontario in 1971, making her the first female judge in Canada. Interview topics include: University of Toronto; Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; early practice; Women's Law Association of Canada; appointment, Supreme Court of Ontario; early experience in Supreme Court of Ontario; select cases. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes 26 audio cassette recordings from a series of 13 interviews and 2 volumes of transcript with index (571 p.), with correspondence and a copy of a release form.

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Location and Ordering Information: Textual records located in container B436853; sound recordings located in container B436529
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