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Finding Aid - Albert Abramson collection (PF201)

Albert Abramson collection


5 photographs : b&w ; 35.5 x 26.5 cm and smaller

Biographical Sketch
Albert Abramson was born on January 14th, 1923, in London, Ontario. He attended the University of Western Ontario and was later admitted to Osgoode Hall Law School. He was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1968 and practiced law in Toronto. He was appointed a Queen's Counsel in 1982. Abramson died on May 15th, 2006.
Scope and Content
Collection consists of framed photographs accumulated by Albert Abramson, a lawyer with law firm Cassels Brock & Blackwell. These photographs are portraits of five lawyers: John Bell Holden, Sidney Hamlin Robinson, Percy Claire Finlay, James Young Murdoch, and William Smith Walton. Each was a member of the law firm Holden, Murdoch, Walton & Beatty in Toronto during the 1930s.
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Reference Code / Title / Date
2001024-01P Photograph of Percy Claire Finlay, Q.C.. -- [between 1959 and 1979]
2001024-02P Photograph of John Bell Holden, K.C.. -- [between 1930 and 1947]
2001024-03P Photograph of James Young Murdoch, O.B.E., Q.C., U.D.. -- [between 1942 and 1962]
2001024-04P Photograph of Sidney Hamlin Robinson, Q.C.. -- [between 1959 and 1979]
2001024-05P Photograph of William Smith Walton, Q.C.. -- [between 1950 and 1970]
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