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Finding Aid - D. Park Jamieson fonds (PF25)

D. Park Jamieson fonds

[1930?]-[1959?]
 
17 photographs : b&w ; 18.9 x 44.6 cm or smaller


Biographical Sketch
David Park Jamieson was born in Forest, Ontario, on March 2nd, 1903. He was admitted to Osgoode Hall Law School in 1919, and was called to the Bar in 1924. Jamieson was a sole practitioner in Sarnia, Ontario, until he joined the firm of Pardee, Gurd, Fuller and Taylor in 1938. He served with the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War, and was awarded the Order of the British Empire in 1943. Jamieson was appointed a King's Counsel in 1945. He served as an elected bencher of the Law Society of Upper Canada from 1946 to 1961, and as a life bencher from 1961 to 1981. Jamieson served as president of the Canadian Bar Association from 1954 to 1955. Jamieson held a number of positions with organizations and boards, including the Sarnia Chamber of Commerce and the Sarnia Drama Club. He received honorary LL.D. degrees from the University of New Brunswick (1954) and the University of Ottawa (1955). Jamieson died in Sarnia, Ontario, on February 10th, 1981.

Scope and Content
Fonds consists of photographs maintained by Jamieson documenting two speaking occasions and other events of his life. Also included are group photographs taken at Canadian Bar Association annual meetings, photographs of a University of Ottawa ceremony, and a photograph of Lord Denning.

Restrictions
No access restrictions.

Reference code / Title / Date
P2606 20th annual meeting of The Canadian Bar Association, Winnipeg, Aug. 28-29-30, 1935. -- Aug. 1935
P2607 Photograph of group at Banff Springs Hotel, Alberta. -- [193-?]
P2608 Photograph of D. Park Jamieson delivering a speech. -- [195-?]
P2609 Photograph of D. Park Jamieson with two men. -- [195-?]
P2610 Photograph of auditorium. -- [195-?]
P2611 Photograph of D. Park Jamieson, Louis St. Laurent and others. -- [195-?]
P2612 Photograph of D. Park Jamieson, John Diefenbaker and others. -- [195-?]
P2613 Photograph of D. Park Jamieson leaving the Supreme Court of Canada. -- [195-?]
P2614 Photograph of D. Park Jamieson delivering a speech at Supreme Court of Canada. -- [195-?]
P2615 Photograph of audience at Supreme Court of Canada event. -- [195-?]
P2616 Photograph of University of Ottawa honourary degree ceremony. -- [195-?]
P2617 Photograph of D. Park Jamieson, W. Earl Smith and others. -- [195-?]
P2618 Photograph of the Hon. E. Davie Fulton with two men in gowns. -- [195-?]
P2619 Photograph of Lord Denning. – 1950
P2620 Ontario Council of the Canadian Bar Association. -- 16 June 1951
P2621 Photograph of D. Park Jamieson and others. -- [1953?]
P2622 40th annual meeting Canadian Bar Association, Toronto - Sept. 1958. -- Sept. 1958
 
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