- 1973 (Sept./Oct.) (Creation)
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3 sound tape reels (171 mins).
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Professor Emeritus, Department of Physics, University of Toronto.
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Oral history interview with Henry John Cunningham Ireton, by Charles Roger Myers. Covers family background and early education, 1912-1973. Focusses on the Dept. of Physics. Discusses prominent international physicists, the effects of both World Wars on physics research. Other subjects considered are Presidents Falconer, Cody, Smith and Bissell, senior faculty members and administrative staff, and the Board of Governors.
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Transcript available in Reading Room.
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Oral history has been digitized. Contact Archives to download mp3 files.