The collection is comprised primarily of photographs from the early Brandon Hills farming community. These photographs include Rev. George Roddick’s farm, Henry Dunbar’s threshing outfit, Robert Dunbar, and a school house. The collection also includes a photograph of the 1st Battalion Canadian Mounted Rifles from the First World War.
The collection consists of photographs of the Presbyterian Church at Strathclair, Manitoba, wood cutting at Grandview, Manitoba, a woman washing clothes with a wringer washing machine and cribbing a well
The collection contains photographs pertaining to the farming activities of William and Rebecca Hern of Hamiota, Manitoba and their sons in in Togo Saskatchewan. Also included are photographs of a group of Doukhobor women, the Saskatchewan Valley, and an Assyrian immigrant.