Oral History

Prof. Peter Russell 2002, 101 pages

Documenting the life and career of Peter Russell (b. [ca. 1930], Chair of Judicial Appointments Advisory Committee and Consultant to the Ministry of the Attorney General. Interview topics include: early career; relationships wit Attorneys General; Chair, Judicial Advisory Appointments Committee (1987-1991); presentation before Standing Committee on Administration of Justice on the Bill (1993); Zuber Report impact; constitutional issues; Bob Rae. Interview conducted by Cynthia Smith. File includes four audio cassette recordings from a series of two interviews, a transcript with index (100 p.) and a copy of a release form.

Status: Open

Occupation: Lawyer

Number of pages: 101

Archive Details

Archive Link: https://aims.archives.gov.on.ca/scripts/mwimain.dll/144/DESCRIPTION_WEB/WEB_DESC_DET?SESSIONSEARCH&exp=sisn%2065383

Archive Code: C 81-4-0-106

Title: Interview with Peter Russell

Date: Dec. 2002

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 1 file of textual records (includes 4 audio cassettes (ca. 240 minutes))

Restrictions: None

Container Info: (Textual records are located in container B437272; sound recordings are located in container B436745)

Location: Interview conducted as part of the Attorney General Project.