Description of File or Item:

Interviews with John Brooke
Dates of Creation
Physical Description
1 file of textual records. - 8 audio cassettes (ca. 8 hours)
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of John Brooke (b. 1928), a lawyer who was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1961. He was appointed to the High Court of Justice in 1963, and the Court of Appeal in 1969. Interview topics include: family background and history; Osgoode Hall Law School; Chair, Legal Aid Advisory Committee; cases as counsel; arbitrations; administration of High Court cases; Divisional Court; Justices of the Court of Appeal; and select cases, among others. File consists of eight audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (165 p.).

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-1-0-146
File or Item Forms a Part of

This file or item forms a part of the following group of records:

C 81-1 Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - General Programme interview files

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File or Item Restriction
No restrictions on access.
Location and ordering information
Textual records are located in: C 81-1 , barcode B826131. sound recordings are located in: C 81-1 , barcode B826125.

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