Oral History Program

The Osgoode Society’s Oral History Program is the world’s largest oral history program dedicated to legal history.

Since 1979, the Society has conducted more than 600 interviews and deposited over 90,000 pages of transcripts in the Archives of Ontario. Interview subjects include lawyers, judges, politicians, and members of the police services. Interview documentation consists of transcripts.

Oral Histories are either held by the Archives of Ontario or by the Osgoode Society.  Those held by the Osgoode Society are not yet available for circulation.

Oral Histories

Search For: ‘Advocates\' Society’ — 20 oral histories found
Name Year Pages Location
Mr. Barry Pepper 1994 47 C 81-4-0-4
Mr. Benjamin Levinter 1997 115 C 81-4-0-11
Mr. Bert Raphael 2000 224 C 81-4-0-16
Mr. Charles McKeon 1996 107 C 81-4-0-7
The Hon. Douglas Coo 2004 145 C 81-4-0-123
Mr. Earl Cherniak 1999 187 C 81-4-0-14
The Hon. J.J. Fitzpatrick 1998 150 C 81-4-0-12
The Hon. John Arnup 1994 45 C 81-4-0-5
The Hon. John Jennings 2000 167 C 81-4-0-149
Mr. John Nelligan 1996 168 C 81-4-0-127
The Hon. John Sopinka 1996 39 C 81-4-0-8
Mr. Kenneth Howie 1998 226 C 81-4-0-13
Mr. Peter Webb 2000 134 C 81-4-0-147
The Hon. Richard Holland 1997 105 C 81-4-0-10
The Hon. Robert Montgomery 1997 74 C 81-4-0-128
The Hon. Robert Reid 1994 55 C 81-4-0-6
Mr. Samuel Lerner 1990 177 C 81-1-0-92
Mr. Wendell Wigle 1999 145 C 81-4-0-15
Peter Cronyn 2013 250 Osgoode Society
1994 33 Osgoode Society