The fonds consists of correspondence, speeches, articles, notes, minutes, photographs, scrapbooks and other records relating to Thompson's personal life, his involvement with various organizations, his military career and work in Ethiopia, his political career as MP and national leader of the Social Credit Party of Canada, and his work as an educator.
Note that in addition to these textual records, the RNT Fonds is also comprised of the following:
- A large number of artifacts, many of which are on display in the RNT building on the TWU campus
- Audio and video cassettes, filed in the database with Coll. 02, the A/V collection; also physically filed with other A/V materials
- Scrapbooks containing news clippings and personal memorabilia sorted in chronological order (from 1960 to 1996)
- Scrapbooks containing political cartoons clipped from newspapers, sorted in chronological order (1963-1996)
Thompson, Robert N.