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Harry Gibbs interviewed by Daniel Connell in Law in Australian society oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 1444975
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Gibbs, Harry, Sir, 1917-2005, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1997 
3 digital audio tapes (ca. 180 min.) 
Series

Law in Australian society oral history project.

Summary

Sir Harry Gibbs talks about his childhood, influence of parents on career choice, school life, legal education in Queensland, his subsequent legal career and his appointment to the High Court in 1970, term as Chief Justice, 1981-1987, also speaks about his views on political and legal situation in Australia today, including views on the Republic question.

Notes

Recorded on Apr. 14, 1997 in Sydney.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Corrected transcript (typescript, 61 leaves) 
Subjects Gibbs, Harry, Sir, 1917-2005. -- Interviews.  |  Australia. High Court.  |  Judges -- Australia -- Interviews.
Occupation Judges.  |  Lawyers.
Other authors/contributors Connell, Daniel, 1947-, Interviewer

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