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Finding Aid - Nathan Strauss fonds (PF78)

Nathan Strauss fonds

1925, 1928, 1958-1992
 
6 cm of textual records

13 photographs : b&w ; 43 x 53 cm or smaller

Biographical Sketch
Nathan Strauss was born on August 8th, 1906. He graduated from the University of Toronto in 1925, and was admitted to Osgoode Hall Law School that same year. Strauss was called to the Bar in 1928 and practiced in Toronto. Strauss was appointed a Queen's Counsel in 1950, and served as a bencher of the Law Society of Upper Canada from 1962 to 1999. He served as president of the York County Law Association in 1960. Nathan Strauss died on November 21st, 1999.
 
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of files relating to the organisation by Nathan Strauss of Osgoode Hall Law School class of 1928 reunion dinners and photographs of one reunion. Fonds also consists of two graduating class photographs and two prints of Osgoode Hall and the Supreme Court of Canada.
 
Restrictions
No restrictions on access.

PF78-1 Records of the class of 1928 reunions

1958-1992
 
6 cm of textual records
11 photographs : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm 

Scope and Content
Series consists of records relating to the planning and organisation of reunion dinners for the Osgoode Hall Law School graduating class of 1928. Records relate to reunions held in 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978 and 1983.
 
Reference code / Title / Date
2000025-001 Class reunion - 1973. -- 1958, 1962, 1967-1973
2000025-002 Class of 1928 reunion. -- 1977-1980, 1988-1992
2000025-003 Reunion 1928 class: 1983. -- 1982-1983, 1988
996012-01P Photographs of class of 1928 reunion. -- [1958 or 1968]

PF78-2 Graduation class photographs

1925, 1928
 
2 photographs : b&w ; 43 x 53 cm and 45 x 50 cm

Scope and Content
Series consists of photographs of the graduating classes of University College (University of Toronto) and Osgoode Hall Law School attended by Nathan Strauss.
 
Reference code / Title / Date
2000071-01P Graduating class, 1925, University College, University of Toronto. – 1925
2000071-02P Osgoode Hall Law School, 1928, final year. – 1928
 
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