Interviews with Wilson McTavish

Reference Code: File - C 81-4-0-141
Title: Interviews with Wilson McTavish
Date of Creation: 2002
Physical Description:

1 file of textual records. - 6 audio cassettes (ca. 360 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 Willson McTavish (b. 1937), a lawyer who graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1962, and practiced law within various firms until 1984, when he was appointed Official Guardian for the Province of Ontario. He also served as the Children’s Lawyer responsible to the Attorney General for the delivery of legal services on behalf of children before the courts and tribunals of Ontario. Interview topics include: Official Guardian, 1984-2003; County and District Law Associations; municipal politics; Attorney General and select cases, among others. File consists of six audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (232 p.).

Restrictions on Access:

No restrictions on access


Interviews conducted as part of the Attorney General Project.

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