Oral History

Prof. Jacob Finkelman 1995, 44 pages

Documenting the life and career of Jacob Finkelman (b. 1907), a Toronto lawyer who was a lecturer at the University of Toronto (1930), later becoming the first labour professor at the University, and subsequently the Chair of the Ontario Labour Relations Board (1943-1967). Interview topics include: University of Toronto; Osgoode Hall Law School; appointment as lecturer; Law Professor at the University of Toronto; Ontario Labour Relations Board; arbitration; University of Toronto Law School. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes one audio cassette recording and a transcript with index (44 p.).

Status: Open

Occupation: Lawyer

Number of pages: 44

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Archive Details

Archive Link: https://aims.archives.gov.on.ca/scripts/mwimain.dll/144/DESCRIPTION_WEB/WEB_DESC_DET?SESSIONSEARCH&exp=sisn%2065206

Archive Code: C 81-1-0-129

Title: Interview with Jacob Finkelman

Date: Jan. 1995

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 1 file of textual records (includes 1 audio cassette (ca. 60 minutes))

Restrictions: Closed until 10 Jan. 2010

Container Info: (Textual records located in container B436763; sound recordings located in container B436745)