Description of File or Item:

Interviews with Wilson McTavish
Dates of Creation
Physical Description
1 file of textual records. - 6 audio cassettes (ca. 360 minutes)
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Willson McTavish (b. 1937), a lawyer who graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1962, and practiced law within various firms until 1984, when he was appointed Official Guardian for the Province of Ontario. He also served as the Children’s Lawyer responsible to the Attorney General for the delivery of legal services on behalf of children before the courts and tribunals of Ontario. Interview topics include: Official Guardian, 1984-2003; County and District Law Associations; municipal politics; Attorney General and select cases, among others. File consists of six audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (232 p.).


Interviews conducted as part of the Attorney General Project.

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-4-0-141
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
No restrictions on access
Location and ordering information
Textual records are located in: C 81-4 , barcode B826137. sound recordings are located in: C 81-4 , barcode B826139.

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