Description of File or Item:

Interviews with Douglas Coo
Dates of Creation
Mar. 2004 - May 2004
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 Douglas Coo (b. 1931), Senior Judge in Toronto (1979-). Interview topics include: family background, early schooling and early career; call to the Bar of Ontario, 1953; Shearer & Coo insurance practice; Court of Appeal work; Advocates' Society; Q.C., 1963; appointment to the County Court Bench, 1973; Senior Judge in Toronto (1979); Ontario Integrated Justice Project; Civil Rules Committee (1977- 1990). Interviewer unknown. File includes four audio cassette recordings from a series of two interviews, a transcript with index (144 p.), and a copy of a release form.


Interview conducted as part of the Personal Injury Project.

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-4-0-123
File or Item Forms a Part of

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

C 81-4 Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - Special Projects interview files

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File or Item Restriction
Location and Ordering Information
Textual records are located in container B437268; sound recordings are located in container B436493 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.