The fonds consists of materials compiled by the University of Alberta Association of Professors Emeriti for the publication of the book Echoes in the Halls which chronicled life at the University of Alberta. The monograph was completed as the focal point of the association's Millenium Project and published in 1999. Thus the fonds can be seen as consisting of one series: Echoes in the Halls (1954- 2000) Series consists of publications of participants, correspondence, marketing materials, project submissions and other materials related to the eventual publication of Echoes in the Halls.
The fonds consists of materials relating to AUCC's study of athletic programs in Canadian Universities. The fonds has been arranged by UACC into series chronologically. The series related to finance was removed by the AUCC. Thus the fonds could be seen as consisting of these series: I. Organization of Study (1973- 1975). Consists of filing system, terms of reference, progress reports and other materials relating to the organization of the study. II. Finance (removed by AUCC). III.General Correspondence (1973- 1975) Series consists of general correspondence and copyright correspondence. IV. Athletic Organizations- Correspondence/ Documentation (1969- 1975) Includes correspondence between AUCC and athletic organizations as well as assorted documentation. V. Universities- Correspondence/ Documentation (1956- 1975) Consists of correspondence between the AUCC and its member universities concerning athletics. VI. Development of Questionnaires, Covering Letters and Mailing Lists (1970- 1974) Consists of questionnaires, student opionnaires, and other surveys of college and university athletics. VII. Report (1974) Consists of draft chapters, French translations, printer's copies and other materials related to the preparation of AUCC's final report on athletic programs in Canadian Universities. VIII. Workshop on Athletics, November 6, 1974 (1974) Series consists of correspondence, draft proceedings and other materials related to AUCC workshop in November 1994. IX. Completed Questionnaires ([1970?]- [1974?]) Completed questionnaires relating to AUCC study on athletic programs at Canadian Universities.
The fonds consists of materials relating to the professional life of Bruce Peel as a university librarian and historian of the Prairie Provinces from 1956-1994. The fonds consists of correspondence, manuscript and research materials, photographs, scrapbooks, conference and organizational materials, photocopies, maps, graphic materials, and ephemera. Fonds also includes Mr. Peel's personal scrapbooks. The fonds remains arranged in the original order created by Mr. Peel.