Address at the opening of John Buchan Exhibition, National Library, Ottawa, May 28, 1985. John Buchan describes the life and writing habits of his father, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir (also John Buchan). Side One: Introduction, by Miss Scott. Dr. Agnes Benedickson, Chancellor of Queen's University speaks on behalf of Queen's. 2nd Lord Tweedsmuir speaks about his life, great Canadians and his father. He talks about his father's writing. Side Two: Conclusion of 2nd Lord Tweedsmuir's speech. Governor General Jeanne Sauve speaks about Lord Tweedsmuir (1st) as Governor General. Officially opens the exhibit. Used about 1/2 of tape side; other 1/2 is blank.
Item consists of two journal articles published in a college magazine: "The Brazen Magazine, Vol. XVI No. 2". The articles include: "John Buchan's aesthetic consciousness" by Bernard Richards; and "John Buchan and his appointment as Governor-General of Canada" by A. H. M. Kirk-Greene.
Item is a handwritten letter on a postcard with a photograph of Susan Buchan's house. Recipient of postcard may have been Donald A. Redmond, who was a librarian at the Douglas Library of Queen's University.