Description of File or Item:

Interviews with Ross Fair
Dates of Creation
Apr. 1995 - June 1995
Physical Description
1 file of textual records (includes 6 audio cassettes (ca. 300 minutes); 2 audio cassettes (ca. 60 minutes) : 5 X 3.5 X 1 centimetres)
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Ross Fair (b. 1925), a lawyer who was appointed Family Court Judge for Waterloo County (1966), later being appointed Senior Judge of the Central West Ontario region (1977-). Interview topics include: University of Toronto; Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; early practice; move to Kitchener; judges in St. Catherines; sole practice, Galt, 1961; appointment as Family Court Judge; family court system; Senior Judge, Central West Ontario Region, 1977. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes eight audio cassette recordings from a series of three interviews and a transcript with index (159 p.).


Interview conducted as part of the Provincial Court (Family) Project.

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-4-0-25
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
Closed until 21 June 2010
Location and Ordering Information
Textual records are located in container B436763; sound recordings are located in container B436745 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.