Description of File or Item:

Interviews with Michael Cloney
Dates of Creation
July 1996 - Aug. 1996
Physical Description
1 file of textual records (includes 6 audio cassettes (ca. 360 minutes))
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Michael Joseph Cloney (b. 1912), a lawyer who was appointed Magistrate for Metropolitan Toronto (1961), and later appointed Provincial Court Judge (1968). Interview topics include: early schooling; Osgoode Hall Law School; World War II; return to Canada, 1946; Korean War; Metropolitan Toronto Magistrates Court; transition to Provincial Bench; retirement. Interview conducted by Judy Darragh. File includes six audio cassette recordings from a series of five interviews and a transcript with index and appendix (129 p.).


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

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-4-0-39
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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Location and Ordering Information
Textual records are located in container B436763; 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.