The fonds consists of textual records, historical documents, photographs, paintings and maps gathered by NAPOTA in support of the association’s goal of preserving the history of Edmonton. The fonds also includes the records of the association including minutes, membership records, correspondence, financial documents and news clippings. The fonds is arranged as follows:
Correspondence files 1926, 1928-1929 . a. Alphabetical file series . b. Correspondence files
Topical files 1887-2009 . a. Alphabetical file series . b. Correspondence files
Newspapers and Clippings
Northern Alberta Pioneers and Old Timers' Association
Head and shoulders portrait, facing front, of an Indigenous man identified as Chief Bill Rock wearing a feathered headdress and traditional clothing including a beaded necklace; he is holding a wooden cylindrical object [pipe?].
A gathering of Indigenous people, many wearing feathered headdresses, standing along a wall at [possibly the Exhibition Grounds or Fort Saskatchewan jail]. In the foreground a horse and travois are visible, along with other onlookers including young boys.
View of many people gathered at Jasper Avenue and Grierson Street to watch preparations for an Indigenous tea dance. Standing in the centre of the image are Chief Pany Erminskin and Sam Lucas; several Indigenous people dressed in traditional clothing are visible. Same as images: EA-9-8 and EA-10-719