or oral history records documenting the life and career of John Morden (b. 1934), a Toronto-area lawyer who was appointed to the High Court of Justice in 1973. Interview topics include: family background; early childhood and schooling; University of Toronto; University of Toronto Law School; early practice; appointment, High Court of Justice, 1973; appointment to Court of Appeal, 1978; Rules Committee. Interview conducted by Maureen Hyland. File includes nine audio cassette recordings from a series of five interviews, a transcript with index (180 p.), and a photograph portrait of John Morden.
Date Started: 11/12/1985
Status: Please contact Osgoode Society for more information
Physical Description: 1 file of textual records (includes 1 photograph : black & white print; 9 audio cassettes (ca. 630 minutes))
Container Info: (Partially closed: pp. 121- 177 (and oral equivalent) are closed until his death; otherwise open without restrictions Textual records located in container B436611; sound recordings located in container B436662)