Oral History

Mr. Willson McTavish 2002, 238 pages

Documenting the life and career of Willson McTavish (b. 1937), a lawyer who graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1962, and practiced law within various firms until 1984, when he was appointed Official Guardian for the Province of Ontario. He also served as the Children´┐Żs Lawyer responsible to the Attorney General for the delivery of legal services on behalf of children before the courts and tribunals of Ontario. Interview topics include: Official Guardian, 1984-2003; County and District Law Associations; municipal politics; Attorney General and select cases, among others. of six audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (232 p.).

Status: Open

Number of pages: 238

Archive Details

Archive Link: https://aims.archives.gov.on.ca/scripts/mwimain.dll/144/DESCRIPTION_WEB/WEB_DESC_DET?SESSIONSEARCH&exp=sisn%2066950

Archive Code: C 81-4-0-141

Title: Interviews with Wilson McTavish

Date: 2002

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 1 file of textual records. - 6 audio cassettes (ca. 360 minutes)

Restrictions: No restrictions on access

Location: Interviews conducted as part of the Advocates' Society Project. Interviewer: Christine Kates