File consists of images form the north coast and fjords of British Columbia, as well as the North Vancouver area. Subjects include fishing boats, canoe carving, canoe paddlers and races, and rock paintings.
File mainly contains historical images of the Heiltsuk, Nuxalk, and Wuikinuxv First Nations. These images depict village life, architecture and house posts, and regalia. The file contains images of a group of Nuxalk who traveled to Berlin to perform there. Images that are not historical depict a ceremony happening in the Great Hall at UBC MOA, unidentified artists working on a set of drawings, and what appears to be the Acwsalcta High School in Bella Coola. Non textual records include photocopies of photographs, and photocopies of museum catalogue cards.
Image of Tom Brown next to an ancient American cannon. Very similar to the image used on page 79 of "somewhere between" book, with caption: "Tom Brown, elected head of the Klemtu Village is from Blackfish tribe of 'Kit-is-Stu.' His Grandfather somehow got possession of this ancient American cannon (proof tested in Boston) and it has been a family doorstop ever since..."