Oral History

Mr. Percy Claire Finlay 1985, 85 pages

Documenting the life and career of Percy Claire Finlay (b. 1898), who was a lawyer for the Toronto firm of Holden, Murdoch & Finlay and his main work involved the mining industry. Interview topics include: Osgoode Hall; articling with McKillop and Douglas; joining Holden, Murdoch & Finlay; Holden, Murdoch & Finlay; select cases. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes three audio cassette recordings from a series of three interviews, two versions of the transcript (original and revised, each 85 p.), and a biographical pamphlet with related photograph.

Date Started: 21/11/1984

Status: Open

Interviewer: Christine J.N. Kates

Number of pages: 85

Archive Details

Archive Link: https://aims.archives.gov.on.ca/scripts/mwimain.dll/144/DESCRIPTION_WEB/WEB_DESC_DET?SESSIONSEARCH&exp=sisn%2065117

Archive Code: C 81-1-0-39

Title: Interviews with Percy Claire Finlay

Date: Nov. 1984 - Apr. 1985

Description: Textual records, Graphic materials, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 2 files of textual records (includes 3 audio cassettes (ca. 270 minutes); 1 photograph : black & white print)

Restrictions: None

Container Info: (Textual records located in container B437268; sound recordings located in container B436500)