Fonds contains research material and manuscripts created by historian Ian McKay when he resided in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Materials include a student essay on strikes in the Maritimes (1901-1914), a manuscript of McKay's undergraduate honours thesis, "The Working Class of Metropolitan Halifax," and 55 audio cassettes and accompanying notes from interviews with workers in the Springhill and Joggins coal mines.
File is an audio reel that contains an episode of Outlook. This episode is the fourth part of a series entitled Issues of Faith. This episode is on Springhill Prison with Father Edward McSheffrey, Roman Catholic Chaplain.