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Finding Aid - James Woods Mallon fonds (PF79)

James Woods Mallon fonds

1891-1933
 
0.5 cm of textual records

15 ephemeral items


Biographical Sketch
James Woods Mallon was born on January 20th, 1864. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and an LL.B. degree from the University of Toronto before being admitted to Osgoode Hall Law School in 1890. Mallon was called to the Bar in 1893 and appointed a King's Counsel in 1921.
 
Mallon practiced with the firm of Ross, Cameron and Mallon, and with Francis A. Anglin in the firm of Anglin and Mallon. Mallon worked in the Department of the Attorney General as Inspector of Legal Offices and Inspector of Registry Offices (1903-1922) and became Registrar of Deeds of the County of York in 1922. He served as chair of the Toronto Collegiate Institute Board, now known as the Board of Education.
 
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of records relating to the education, social interests and professional career of James Woods Mallon. Records relate to his legal education at Osgoode Hall Law School, his career with Francis A. Anglin and later with the Ontario government, and his involvement with the Osgoode Legal and Literary Society.
 
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PF79-1 Osgoode Legal and Literary Society

1891-1893
 
4 p. of textual records
15 ephemeral items

Scope and Content
Series consists of ephemera and newspaper clippings relating to Osgoode Legal and Literary Society events attended by James Woods Mallon. Mallon served as Treasurer of the Society.
 
Reference code / Title / Date
989014-001 Osgoode Literary and Legal Society elections 1891. – 1891
989014-002 Public debate. -- 20 Nov. 1891
989014-003 Annual dinner of the Osgoode Legal and Literary Society. -- 17 Dec. 1891
989014-004 Osgoode Legal and Literary Society "At Home". -- 22 Jan. 1892
989014-005 Dinner invitation. -- 11 Oct. 1892
989014-006 Osgoode Legal and Literary Society "At Home". -- 20 Jan. 1893

PF79-2 Correspondence and legal documents

1891-1933
0.5 cm of textual records

Scope and Content
Series consists of legal documents and correspondence relating to the education and career of James Woods Mallon. Records include notices, articles of clerkship, a government classification report and other materials.
 
Reference code / Title / Date
989014-007 Notice for first examination of the law school. -- 8 May 1891
989014-008 Articles of clerkship of James Woods Mallon. -- June 1891
989014-009 Schedule B. -- 26 June 1891
989014-010 Notice for second year examination. – 1892
989014-011 Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway letter and railway pass. – 1909
989014-012 The Public Service Ontario: report for classification. -- 14 May 1919
989014-013 Letter from W.F. Nickle. -- 6 June 1933

PF79-3 Newspaper clippings

[1908?]-1933
10 p.

Scope and Content
Series consists of newspaper clippings collected by James Woods Mallon relating to his legal career, Chief Justice Francis A. Anglin and other matters.
 
Reference code / Title / Date
989014-014 Newspaper clippings relating to Francis A. Anglin. -- 1924, 1933
989014-015 Toronto personalities: J.W. Mallon, K.C.. -- 3 Jan. 1933
989014-016 Scrapbook pages. -- [1908?]-1923
 
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