Description of File or Item:

Interviews with John Gammell
Dates of Creation
Aug. 1996
Physical Description
2 files of textual records (includes 7 audio cassettes (ca. 420 minutes))
Scope and Content

Files consist of oral history records documenting the life and career of John Gammell (b. 1931), a senior judge in the Ontario Court of Justice, Provincial Division, Family. Interview topics include: early background; Osgoode Hall Law School, 1954-1958; Junior, Industrial Relations, Stelco; practice of law in Elliott Lake; practice in Midland, 1960; legal aid; Provincial Court Judge, 1978; Senior Judge, SW Ontario, 1982; various cases. Interviewer unknown. File includes seven audio cassette recordings from a series of three interviews and a transcript with index (242 p.).


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

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-4-0-40
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 20 Sept. 2011
Location and Ordering Information
Textual records are located in container B436807; sound recordings are located in container B436490 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.