Fonds MS-511 - The Nor-East Advisor fonds

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

The Nor-East Advisor fonds

General material designation

  • Textual record

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

  • Source of title proper: Title based on name of creator.

Level of description


Reference code


Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


Physical description area

Physical description

1 cm of textual records

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator


Administrative history

The Nor-East Advisor was a local newspaper that was edited and published by J.A. McLaren. The newspaper was printed by Jenvrin Printing Co. and was released every Friday. The newspaper was targeted to the northeast portion of the City of Edmonton.

Custodial history

Ray Martin was the MLA for the Edmonton - Norwood constituency and eventually the leader of the Opposition New Democrats.

Scope and content

The fonds consists of five copies of the "Nor'East Ad-visor" (1941-1942).

File 1: The Nor-East Ad-Visor - January 17, 1941 [Volume 10, No. 27]
File 2: The Nor-East Ad-Visor - January 24, 1941 [Volume 10, No. 28]
File 3: The Nor-East Ad-Visor - May 2, 1941 [Volume 10, No. 42]
File 4: The Nor-East Ad-Visor - May 16, 1941 [Volume 10, No. 44]
File 5: The Nor-East Ad-Visor - May 29, 1942 [Volume 11, No. 46]

Notes area

Physical condition

Due to the physical deterioration of the newspapers due to mould and water damage, the material can not be pulled until conservation can be conducted prior to digitization.

Immediate source of acquisition

The fonds was donated to the City of Edmonton Archives by Ray Martin in 1987.


The material was arranged by the archivist by date.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

There are no restrictions on access.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Copyright may apply.

Finding aids

See Scope and content above.

Associated materials

Related materials


Further accruals are not expected.

General note

Accession number: A87-84

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

City of Edmonton Archives

Rules or conventions

Rules for Archival Description (RAD)
Archives Society of Alberta Subject Terms



Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language of description

Script of description


Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres