Scope and content
Fonds consists of records documenting Buchanan's political career and private life. Fonds contains correspondence, reports, articles, newspaper clippings, surveys, statistics, and press releases accumulated by Buchanan as MLA and leader of the Nova Scotia Progressive Conservative Party. The fonds also includes personal correspondence (1963-1990), scrapbooks (1948-1993), and photographs (1932-1990). The photographs depict John M. Buchanan's early life, Buchanan family members, various Canadian federal and provincial politicians, foreign politicians, the British and Dutch royal families, entertainers, athletes, and social and political events.