Description of File or Item:

Interviews with Edson Haines
Dates of Creation
June 1986 - June 1987
Physical Description
2 files of textual records (includes 8 audio cassettes (ca. 420 minutes))
Scope and Content

Files consist of oral history records documenting the life and career of Edson Haines (b. 1907), a Toronto lawyer who taught at the University of Toronto in the 1950s, was made a Justice of the High Court of Ontario in 1962, and later served as a judge of the High Court, Supreme Court of Ontario. Interview topics include: Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; early practice; select cases; Justice, High Court of Ontario; Supreme Court; capital punishment; legal aid. Interview conducted by Paul Iacono. File includes eight audio cassette recordings from a series of seven interviews and a transcript with index (250 p.)


Refer to file C 81-5-0-2 for two volumes of Edson Haines' speeches.

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-1-0-53
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
Location and Ordering Information
Textual records located in container B436610; sound recordings located in container B436725 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.