Fonds consists of records related to the creative work of Peter Trower, including poetry and prose manuscripts, drafts and outlines, movie scripts, journals, notebooks, personal correspondence, business records, photographs, articles and reviews, cartoons and other drawings, awards certificates, and sound and video recordings. Fonds also includes records pertaining to Trower's collaborative projects with Yvonne Klan as well as works by other authors and artists and related records. The fonds has been arranged into the following twenty-three series: Correspondence series (1934-2006), Journals and calendars series (1961-2005), Notebooks series ([ca. 1953]-2003), Prose Published books series ([197-?]-2000), Prose Unpublished books series (1969-2005), Prose Articles, short stories and related material series (1953-2002), Poetry published books series (1964-2004), Poetry unpublished books series ([198-?]-2003), Poetry Draft poems series (1958-2005), Poetry Published poems series ([ca. 1972]-1997), Film scripts and related material series (1993-2005), Musical performances, sound recordings and related material series (1981-2004), Business and financial records (1964-2005), Articles, reviews and interviews regarding Trower series (1965-2005), Readings, festivals and events series (1974-2005), Awards and honours series (1979-2005), Photographs series (1929-2005), Cartoons and other artwork series (1949-1998), Website series (1999-2002), Yvonne Klan series ([199-?]- 2005), Reviews and articles regarding other writers and artists (1982-2006), Works by other authors series (1950-2003) and Miscellaneous series ([ca. 2000]).