Interviews with Leonard Braithwaite

Reference Code: File - C 81-1-0-74
Title: Interviews with Leonard Braithwaite
Date of Creation: May 1989 - June 1989
Physical Description:

1 file of textual records (includes 4 audio cassettes (ca. 240 minutes))

Scope and Content:

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Leonard Braithwaite (b. 1923), a Toronto- area lawyer and the first African-Canadian elected to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario (1963-1975). Interview topics include: World War II; University of Toronto; Harvard Business School; Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; M.P.P., Liberal; value of legal education in politics. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes four audio cassette recordings from a series of two interviews and a transcript with index (137 p.).

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Forms Part of: C 81-1 - Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - General Programme interview files
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Location and Ordering Information: Textual records located in container B436854; sound recordings located in container B436529
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