Fonds contains blueprints, correspondence, manuals, photographs, as well as administrative, financial, and personnel records, relating to Maritime Telegraph and Telephone LTD, as well as the companies that MT&T acquired.
Fonds contains minutes of the Dalhousie Association of Graduate Studies as well as photographs, correspondence and other records relating to the establishment and management of the first purpose-built graduate student social facility (the Grad House).
Fonds consists of manuscripts of reviews, lectures, speeches, editorial work, articles, books, poetry, short fiction, and other publications; correspondence with other scholars and students regarding literature studies; course and teaching material; correspondence and records concerning work with associations, publishers, journals and societies including work with the Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson; and personal files including personal records, philately research, and personal correspondence. Fonds also some photographs of James Gray and colleagues as well as audio recordings of lectures, speeches, and other works by James Gray.
File contains a manuscript that won the 24th Atlantic Writing Competition award for unpublished novels. Ian Colford's competitions pseudonym (Packard Bell) appears on the title page. File also includes two reviews and a letter from Jane Buss, the executive director of the Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia, announcing the winner.