The file consists of correspondence between the Commissioner and Arthur Kroeger, Deputy Minister of the Indian and Northern Affairs about a draft paper titled "Northern Framework 1976-1978", as well as a draft and final version of a response paper titled "The Canadian North in the Last Half of the 1970s."
The file consists of guest lists, seating plan and Stuart Hodgson's speech given at the the 10th Anniversary Ball, September 14, 1977. Also included in a dinner invitation in honour of employees completing ten years of service with the Government of the Northwest Territories, October 21, 1977.
The file consists of minutes of the 69th meeting of the Advisory Committee on Northern Development and a paper, "The Soviet North (Economic Aspects)", prepared by the Joint intelligence Bureau for the Committee.
The file consists of memorandum and reports for the Advisory Committee on Northern Development. Also included is "A Report on Official Visit to Greenland , August 23-September 11, 1968" prepared by J.B.H. Gunn, Regional Administrator of Keewatin Region.