Interviews with William Howland

Reference Code: File - C 81-1-0-126
Title: Interviews with William Howland
Date of Creation: Jan. 1992 - Oct. 1992
Physical Description:

6 files of textual records (includes 29 audio cassettes (ca. 1710 minutes))

Scope and Content:

Files consist of oral history records documenting the life and career of William Howland (b. 1915), a Toronto- area lawyer who was appointed to the Ontario Court of Appeal in 1975, and became Chief Justice of Ontario in 1977. Interview topics include: University of Toronto; Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; early practice; volunteer work; Law Society of Upper Canada; Treasurer, Law Society of Upper Canada, 1968; Appointment to Ontario Court of Appeal, 1975; Chief Justice of Ontario, 1977; court administration; court duties; select cases; Canadian Judicial Council, 1977. Interviewer unknown. File includes 29 audio cassette recordings from a series of 15 interviews and 2 volumes of transcripts (910 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 B436833; sound recordings located in container B436871
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