National Library of Australia

Enjoy a CovidSafe visit to the National Library. Read more...

<< Previous record  /  Next record >>
Record 14 of 24
You must be logged in to Tag Records
Daryl Dawson interviewed by Ruth Campbell in the Law in Australian society oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 401439
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Dawson, Daryl, 1933-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Written permission required for research, personal copies and public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 1998 
3 digital audio tapes (ca. 182 min.) 
Series

Law in Australian society oral history project.

Summary

Sir Daryl Dawson, judge, talks about his family background, his education in Canberra and Melbourne, doing law at the Melbourne Law School and his trip to the United States on a Fulbright Scholarship. He talks about being admitted to the Bar in 1957, becoming Solicitor-General in Victoria in 1974, followed by his experiences as a judge at the High Court.

Notes

Recorded from July 16 to Aug. 6, 1998 in Melbourne.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Uncorrected transcript (typescript, 82 leaves) 
Subjects Dawson, Daryl, 1933- -- Interviews.  |  Australia. High Court.  |  Judges -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Lawyers -- Australia -- Interviews.
Occupation Lawyers.  |  Judges.
Other authors/contributors Campbell, Ruth, 1928-, Interviewer

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Details Collect From
    ORAL TRC 3758
    Copy: Recording
    Special Collections Reading Room
    ORAL TRC 3758 (transcript)
    Copy: Transcript
    Special Collections Reading Room

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.