Interviews with Samuel Lerner

Reference Code: File - C 81-1-0-92
Title: Interviews with Samuel Lerner
Date of Creation: Apr. 1990 - Oct. 1990
Physical Description:

2 files of textual records (includes 7 audio cassettes (ca. 330 minutes))

Scope and Content:

Files consist of oral history records documenting the life and career of Samuel Lerner, senior partner of the firm Lerner & Associates in London, Ontario. Interview topics include: family background; Jewish community in London; early military training; early work; education at Western University; Depression; Osgoode Hall, 1936-1939; Lerner & Lerner, London; World War II; effect of War on practice; Bencher, LSUC, 1979; committees; legal aid; Advocates' Society; Deputy Judge, Small Claims Court, 1979-; community service; clubs. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes seven audio cassette recordings from a series of four interviews, a transcript (177 p.) and a copy of a release form.

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Forms Part of: C 81-1 - Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - General Programme interview files
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Interview conducted as part of the joint General and Regional Programme of 1990-1991.

Location and Ordering Information: Textual records located in container B436852; sound recordings located in container B436723
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