Oral History

Dean Wilbur Bowker 1988, 283 pages

Documenting the life and career of Wilbur Bowker (1910-1999), former Dean of the University of Alberta Law School (1948-1968). Interview topics include: University of Alberta; articling; junior; World War II; professor, Faculty of Law, University of Alberta, 1945; select cases; Dean, University of Alberta Law School; Changes in University of Alberta Law School, 1948-1968l University of Minnesota; Yale University; Cecil Wright; Canadian Association of Law Teachers; Uniformity of Law Conference. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes nine audio cassette recordings from a series of four interviews and a transcript with index (283 p.).

Date Started: 09/06/1987

Status: Open

Interviewer: Christine J.N. Kates

Occupation: Lawyer

Number of pages: 283

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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%2065138

Archive Code: C 81-1-0-61

Title: Interviews with Wilbur Bowker

Date: June 1987 - Apr. 1988

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 2 files of textual records (includes 9 audio cassettes (ca. 510 minutes))

Restrictions: None

Container Info: (Textual records located in container B436919; sound recordings located in container B436724)