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  • Collection ID LUCA2010.16
  • Creator Names Henry, James F.
  • Title Circuit Court of Cook County Retired Judges Oral History Project, 1996-2006, (bulk 2004-2006).
  • Physical description
    • 1.0 linear feet.
    • 7 micro sound cassettes (420 min.) : analog ; 2 x 1 1/4 in., 1/8 in. tape; 10 transcripts.
    • 1 sound cassette (90 min.) : analog ; 4 x 2 1/2 in., 1/4 in. tape.
    • 2 sound CD-R (160 min.) : digital ; 4 1/2 in.
  • Physical medium Sound cassettes and CD; Audio cassette players and audio CD player required.
  • Collection arrangement Alphabetical arrangment.
  • Access and usage restrictions Some materials are restricted for 20 years.
  • Collection summary Interviews of retired Cook County judges. The collection includes transcripts and some audio cassettes or CDs.
  • Biographical or Historical Note The Circuit Court of Cook County Retired Judges Oral History Project was begun in 1996 by Judge James F. Henry. The goal of the project is to give a human face to the judiciary. Retired Cook County Judges are interviewed for this project.
  • Finding Aids Note Inventory available.
  • Names
    • Cerda, David, 1927- Interviews.
    • Dempsey, Robert, 1929- Interviews.
    • Elward, Paul, 1926-2009 Interviews.
    • Gardner, Sheldon, 1928-
    • Jaffe, Aaron Interviews.
    • Jordan, Michael, 1942- Interviews.
    • Wachowski, Eugene L., 1901- Interviews.
    • Swain, Theodore M. Interviews.
    • Illinois. Circuit Court (Cook County) History.
    • Cerda, David, 1927-
    • Dempsey, Robert, 1929-
    • Elward, Paul, 1926-2009.
    • Gardner, Sheldon, 1928-
    • Jaffe, Aaron.
    • Jordan, Michael, 1942-
    • Wachowski, Eugene L., 1901-
    • Swain, Theodore M.
    • Loyola University Chicago. Archives.
  • Uniform Title Judges History.
  • Subjects Judicial process.
  • Geographic coverage Chicago History.
  • Finding aid URL Finding aid to the Circuit Court of Cook County Retired Judges Oral History project http://www.luc.edu/media/lucedu/archives/pdfs/circuitjudges.pdf