Description of File or Item:

Interview with John Nelligan
Dates of Creation
Mar. 1996 - June 1996
Physical Description
1 file of textual records (includes 6 audio cassettes (ca. 300 minutes)
Scope and Content

Open File consists of oral history records pertaining to the recollections of John Nelligan (b. 1921), a Toronto- area lawyer and judge who was involved with the Advocates' Society. Interview topics include: the origins of the Advocates' Society; founders and early players; reasons for the Society; law reform; the Advocates' Society medal. Interview conducted by C.J.N. Kates. File includes six audio cassette recordings from a series of three interviews and a transcript with index (168 p.).


Interview conducted as part of the Advocates' Society Project.

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-4-0-127
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 B437273; sound recordings are located in container B437269 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.