Description of File or Item:

Interviews with John Morden
Dates of Creation
Dec. 1985 - May 1986
Physical Description
1 file of textual records (includes 1 photograph : black & white print; 9 audio cassettes (ca. 630 minutes))
Scope and Content

File consists or oral history records documenting the life and career of John Morden (b. 1934), a Toronto-area lawyer who was appointed to the High Court of Justice in 1973. Interview topics include: family background; early childhood and schooling; University of Toronto; University of Toronto Law School; early practice; appointment, High Court of Justice, 1973; appointment to Court of Appeal, 1978; Rules Committee. Interview conducted by Maureen Hyland. File includes nine audio cassette recordings from a series of five interviews, a transcript with index (180 p.), and a photograph portrait of John Morden.

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-1-0-47
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
Partially closed: pp. 121- 177 (and oral equivalent) are closed until his death; otherwise open without restrictions
Location and Ordering Information
Textual records located in container B436611; sound recordings located in container B436662 Note this information for retrieval of this item.To help you find what you need, also note the File/Item Ref. Code and/or the Creator Ref. shown above.