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Finding Aid - William C. Terry fonds (PF22)

William C. Terry fonds

1923-1928
 
53 cm of textual records


Biographical Sketch
William Cyril Henry Terry (1904-1993) was admitted to Osgoode Hall Law School in 1923 and called to the Bar in 1928. He spent his career with the firm of McCarthy & McCarthy in Toronto, Ontario, beginning as an office boy in 1917 and ending as a senior partner.

Scope and Content
Fonds consists of records created and maintained by William Terry while a student at Osgoode Hall Law School. Included in the fonds are lecture notes written by Terry, course materials distributed to students, course examinations, and course syllabi. The fonds also includes school calendars, student directories, leaflets listing examination and lecture schedules, a booklet outlining the curriculum, a graduating class dinner programme, and copies of statutes.

Restrictions
No restrictions on access. 

PF22-1 Lecture notes

1925-1928
16 cm of textual records

Scope and Content
Series consists of notebooks containing lecture notes written by William Terry while a student at Osgoode Hall Law School. Each notebook corresponds to a particular course. Notebooks include general lecture notes and notes pertaining to particular court cases.

Reference code / Title / Date
994005-1-1 Contract. -- [1925?]
994005-1-2 Contract - part II. -- [1925?]
994005-1-3 Crime. – 1925
994005-1-4 Torts. – 1925
994005-1-5 Company law. – 1926
994005-1-6 Practice. – 1926
994005-1-7 Property law - cases. – 1926
994005-1-8 Property law - notes. – 1926
994005-1-9 Notes on bills and notes and banking. – 1926
994005-1-10 Real property law. – 1926
994005-1-11 Notes on bankruptcy law. – 1927
994005-1-12 Notes on mortgages. – 1927
994005-1-13 Notes on practice. – 1927
994005-1-14 Notes on statutes. – 1927
994005-1-15 Torts. – 1927
994005-1-16 Notes on practice. – 1928
994005-1-17 Notes on trusts. – 1928

PF22-2 Course materials

1926-1928
28 cm of textual records

Scope and Content
Series consists of course materials associated with courses at Osgoode Hall Law School. The materials were distributed to students by the course lecturer. The volumes contain handwritten notations of William Terry, and in several cases, loose notes.
 
Reference code / Title / Date
994005-2-1 A selection of cases on the conflict of laws. – 1926
994005-2-2 A selection of cases on the sale of goods. – 1926
994005-2-3 Agency: cases 1927. – 1927
994005-2-4 Cases on trusts. -- [1927?]
994005-2-5 Cases on wills and administration of assets 1927-8. -- [1927?]
994005-2-6 Constitutional law. – 1928
994005-2-7 Criminal procedure 1926-27. -- [1926?]
994005-2-8 History of English law: readings - 1926. – 1926
994005-2-9 Jurisprudence. -- [1926?]
994005-2-10 Practice. – 1926
994005-2-11 Sale of goods. -- [1926?]
994005-2-12 Selected cases: equity. – 1927

PF22-3 Syllabi and examinations

1924-1928
4 cm of textual records

Scope and Content
Series consists of course syllabi and examinations for Osgoode Hall Law School. The syllabi outline course content and court cases for discussion. Several syllabi bear handwritten notations, including the seat assignment for the course. The examinations were maintained in booklets corresponding to the year of study. These document the specific questions included in a course examination. Several examinations bear handwritten notations, including grades. A booklet on examples and problems for a mortgage course is also included.
 
Reference code / Title / Date
994005-3-1 Osgoode Hall examination papers: 1st year 1925-1926. -- 1924-1926
994005-3-2 Osgoode Hall examination papers: 2nd year 1926-1927. -- 1926-1927
994005-3-3 Osgoode Hall examination papers: 3rd year 1927-1928. -- 1927-1928
994005-3-4 Osgoode Hall Law School - first year - contract: part I syllabus. -- Sept. 1924
994005-3-5 Osgoode Hall Law School - first year - contract: part II syllabus. -- Dec. 1924
994005-3-6 Osgoode Hall Law School - second year - sale of goods syllabus. -- Sept. 1924
994005-3-7 Osgoode Hall Law School - third year - company law syllabus. -- Oct. 1924
994005-3-8 Osgoode Hall Law School - third year - mortgage: examples and problems. -- Sept. 1924

PF22-4 Calendars and other material

1923-1928
5 cm of textual records

Scope and Content
Series consists of school calendars, student directories and hand books, a booklet outlining the curriculum, and leaflets listing examination and lecture schedules. Also included is a programme for the class of 1928 graduation dinner. Several statutes maintained by Terry are also included in the series. Several items within the series bear handwritten notations.

Reference code / Title / Date
994005-4-1 Calendar of the Osgoode Hall Law School. – 1924
994005-4-2 Calendar of the Osgoode Hall Law School. – 1925
994005-4-3 Calendar of the Osgoode Hall Law School. – 1926
994005-4-4 Christmas examinations, 1927. – 1927
994005-4-5 Curriculum of the Law School. – 1923
994005-4-6 Easter examinations, 1926. – 1926
994005-4-7 Graduation dinner: Osgoode Hall Law School class of 1928. – 1928
994005-4-8 Osgoode Hall Law School schedule of lectures, 1925-1926. -- Sept. 1925
994005-4-9 Osgoode Hall students directory and hand book 1926-7. – 1926
994005-4-10 Osgoode Hall students directory and hand book 1927-8. – 1927
994005-4-11 Qualification required from applicants for admission as students-at-law. -- 25 May 1923
994005-4-12 Statutes. -- [ca. 1926]
 
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