File B1986-0055 - Kelly, Arthur Joseph (oral history)

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UTA 5001-B1986-0055


Kelly, Arthur Joseph (oral history)


  • 1983 (Creation)

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4 reel-to-reel tapes and 4 cassette tapes (126 mins.)

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Lawyer, Judge, member of the Board of Governors, University of Toronto, 1945-1970

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Oral history interview with Mr. Justice Arthur Kelly, conducted by Valerie Schatzker. Covers the association of the Kelly family with the University of Toronto from his father's arrival at St. Michael's College in 1872 through 1983. Focuses on the period ca. 1920-1970, St. Michael's College, its faculty, curricula and student activities, the financial problems faced by the College with respect to federal and provincial aid to education, the establishment and faculty of the Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, the Board of Governors, its relations with the Connaught Medical Research Laboratories, the Property Committee, his departure from the Board, the transition to unicameralism, the Faculty of Medicine and the creation of the Clarke Institute of Psychiatry.

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No transcript

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Oral history has been digitized. Contact Archives to download mp3 files.

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