Oral History

Senator John Godfrey 1988, 427 pages

Documenting the life and career of John Godfrey (b. 1912), former senior partner in Campbell, Godfrey & Lewtas, who became a Liberal senator in 1973. Interview topics include: father; Royal Military College; articling; Osgoode Hall Law School; partner, Robinette & Godfrey; Liberal Party; corporate law clients; senatorship; constitutional reform. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes 16 audio cassette recordings from a series of eight interviews and a transcript with index (427 p.).

Date Started: 25/08/1988

Date Completed: 01/11/1988

Status: Open

Interviewer: Christine J.N. Kates

Number of pages: 427

Archive Details

Archive Link: https://aims.archives.gov.on.ca/scripts/mwimain.dll/144/DESCRIPTION_WEB/WEB_DESC_DET?SESSIONSEARCH&exp=sisn%2065148

Archive Code: C 81-1-0-71

Title: Interviews with John Godfrey

Date: Aug. 1988 - Dec. 1988

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 2 files of textual records (includes 16 audio cassettes (ca. 870 minutes))

Restrictions: None

Container Info: (Textual records located in container B436920; sound recordings located in container B436724)