Bora Laskin fonds

Title: Bora Laskin fonds

Dates of creation: May 1976 to April 1977

Physical description: 4 sound tape reels (246 mins.)

Biographical Sketch: Professor, Faculty of Law; Chief Justice, Supreme Court of Canada.

Scope and content: Oral history interview conducted by Robin Harris. Covers decision to study at the University of Toronto through retirement from the Board of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, ca. 1930-1970. Discusses legal education, the curricula, faculty and administrative history of the Faculty of Law, and disputes between the Law Society of Upper Canada and the University concerning legal education. Other subjects covered include the University of Toronto Faculty Association, the Canadian Association of University Teachers, Claude Bissell, the Laskin Committee on the School of Graduate Studies, the Senate, Governing Council and the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.

Finding Aids: Transcript available

Access: Open

Accession number: B1976-0010