Interview with Gretta Grant

Reference Code: File - C 81-1-0-113
Title: Interview with Gretta Grant
Date of Creation: Nov. 1990
Physical Description:

1 file of textual records (includes 3 audio cassettes (ca. 180 minutes))

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

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Gretta Grant (b. 1921), a lawyer who was the first Chinese woman in Canada to be called to the bar and who formerly served as Legal Aid Director in London, Ontario. Interview topics include: University of Western Ontario; Osgoode Hall; articling; discrimination in Toronto; call to the bar; Assistant City Solicitor, London; Legal Aid, Area Director, London, Stratford, and Woodstock, 1967; Middlesex Bar Association, first woman president. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes three audio cassette recordings, a transcript with index (120 p.), and a copy one item of correspondence outlining how the oral history would be preserved and accessed through the Osgoode Society Oral History Programme.


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Notes:

Interview conducted as part of the joint General and Regional Programme of 1990-1991.

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Location and Ordering Information: Textual records located in container B436851; sound recordings located in container B436723
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