Description of File or Item:

Interviews with Gordon Blair
Dates of Creation
Physical Description
1 file of textual records. - 7 audio cassettes (ca. 360 minutes)
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Gordon Blair (b. 1919-2006), a lawyer, politician and judge called to the Bar of Saskatchewan in 1942, the Bar of Ontario in 1952, and was appointed Queen's Counsel in 1975. He was appointed to the Ontario Court of Appeal in 1976. Interview topics include: University of Saskatchewan; Rhodes Scholarship; World War II; External Affairs; Ontario Liberal Party; Counsel, Committee on Capital and Corporate Punishment and Lotteries; International Commission of Jurist; Appointment to Ontario Court of Appeal, 1976 and select cases among others. File consists of seven audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (223 p.).

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-1-0-165
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 B826132. sound recordings are located in: C 81-1 , barcode B826138.

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