Oral History

The Hon. Senior Judge John Gammell 1996, 242 pages

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.).

Status: Open

Occupation: Judge

Number of pages: 242

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%2065317

Archive Code: C 81-4-0-40

Title: Interviews with John Gammell

Date: Aug. 1996

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 2 files of textual records (includes 7 audio cassettes (ca. 420 minutes))

Restrictions: Closed until 20 Sept. 2011

Container Info: (Textual records are located in container B436807; sound recordings are located in container B436490)

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