Description of File or Item:

Interviews with David Steinberg
Dates of Creation
May 1995 - July 1995
Physical Description
1 file of textual records (includes 3 audio cassettes (ca. 180 minutes))
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of David Steinberg (b. 1937), a lawyer who was appointed a Provincial Court Judge in the Family Division in 1969, later becoming a Senior Judge in 1987. Interview topics include: University of Western Ontario; University of Western Ontario Law School; articling; Partnership with Sommer, Kitchener, 1965; sole practice, Hamilton, 1966; Provincial Court Judge, Family Division, 1969; Young Offenders Act; Unified Family Court Act; Senior Judge, 1987; new Unified Family Courts, 1995. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes three audio cassette recordings from a series of two interviews and a transcript with index (98 p.).


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

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-4-0-27
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 10 July 2010
Location and Ordering Information
Textual records are located in container B437131; 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.