Oral History

The Hon. Donald August 1998, 146 pages

Documenting the life and career of Donald August (b. 1932), a lawyer who was appointed a Provincial Court Judge in 1969, later becoming a senior judge in Peel in 1987. Interview topics include: Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; early practice, Toronto; President, PC Association, Lakeshore; appointment as Provincial Court Judge, 1969; early work in criminal and family courts; select cases; Judges Association; Senior Judge, Peel, 1987; Regional Senior Judge, Central West, 1990. Interview unknown. File includes four audio cassette recordings from a series of two interviews and a transcript (146 p.) with index.

Status: Please contact Osgoode Society for more information

Occupation: Judge

Number of pages: 146

Read more about: Ontario Court of Justice

Archive Details

Archive Link: https://aims.archives.gov.on.ca/scripts/mwimain.dll/144/DESCRIPTION_WEB/WEB_DESC_DET?SESSIONSEARCH&exp=sisn%2065326

Archive Code: C 81-4-0-49

Title: Interviews with Donald August

Date: May 1998 - June 1998

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 1 file of textual records (includes 4 audio cassettes (ca. 240 minutes))

Restrictions: None

Container Info: (Textual records are located in container B437266; sound recordings are located in container B436796)

Location: Interview conducted as part of the Provincial Court Project.