Interviews with Gilbert Sharpe

Reference Code: File - C 81-4-0-136
Title: Interviews with Gilbert Sharpe
Date of Creation: 2004
Physical Description:

1 file of textual records. - 2 audio cassettes (ca. 120 minutes)

Forms Part of: C 81-4 - Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - Special Projects interview files
Scope and Content:

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Gilbert Sharpe, (b. 1944), a lawyer who was admitted to the Bar of Ontario in 1976. Sharpe is a former Director of Legal Services for the Ministry of Health (1986-2000). This interview concerns his personal and professional history and was conducted as part of the Attorney General Project. Interview topics include: early years and education; instructor, University of Ottawa Law School; Ministry of Health; relationship between legal directors and Crown Law Office; Cabinet; regulations; Walkerton; scapegoating and Ministry of Health stress, among others. File consists of two audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (116 p.).

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Interviews conducted as part of the Attorney General Project. Interviewer: Cynthia Smith

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