Description of File or Item:

Interviews with Leonard Braithwaite
Dates of Creation
May 1989 - June 1989
Physical Description
1 file of textual records (includes 4 audio cassettes (ca. 240 minutes))
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Leonard Braithwaite (b. 1923), a Toronto- area lawyer and the first African-Canadian elected to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario (1963-1975). Interview topics include: World War II; University of Toronto; Harvard Business School; Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; M.P.P., Liberal; value of legal education in politics. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes four audio cassette recordings from a series of two interviews and a transcript with index (137 p.).

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-1-0-74
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 B436854; sound recordings located in container B436529 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.