This fonds consists of records created; accumulated and used by E.M. Culliton as: Provincial Secretary and as Minister-without-Portfolio in the government of William John Patterson; chair and member of several committees and commissions of inquiry; participant in the Catholic Church; and lawyer practicing in Gravelbourg; Saskatchewan.
Also included are constituency records Culliton created, accumulated, and used as the Liberal Member of the Saskatchewan Legislative Assembly for Gravelbourg; and as a Liberal caucus member.
A small volume of records created between 1980 and 1984 by John Archer as Secretary of the Saskatchewan Government Insurance Building Sale Inquiry are included.
The types of records included are correspondence; reports; memorandum; transcripts; agendas and minutes; certificates; working papers; reference material; invitations; clippings; speeches; yearbooks; submissions and briefs; commission exhibits; legal opinions and precedent files; photographs; audio reels; videocassettes; map; printing plate; account books and financial statements.
This fonds is missing records Culliton created as minister-in-charge of the King's Printer and Bureau of Publications; as Chancellor of the University of Saskatchewan; and as Chief Justice of Saskatchewan.
No series have been identified in collection R-824.
Collection R-839 has been arranged into three series: Thatcher, Colin - Preliminary Hearing; SGI Building Sale Inquiry; Commission of Inquiry Concerning Activities of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (McDonald Commission).
Collection R-1445 has been arranged into seven series: Canadian Judicial Council Seminars; Culliton Commission - Review of Saskatchewan Power Corporation Rates and Public Participation in the Rate Setting Process; Culliton Inquiry into Conflict of Interest Guidelines - 1986; Miscellaneous; Order of Canada; Precedent Files; Saskatchewan Order of Merit. Collection R-1445 includes two videocassettes (assigned identifiers/ MI-13487 and MI-13488) that contain footage of a tribute to Senator Dave Steuart on November 10, 1990 at the Sheraton Centre in Regina, Saskatchewan. The tribute, with master of ceremonies Ralph Goodale, was filmed by Minds Eye Pictures, Regina.
Collection R-1516 has been arranged into eight series: General Files; Commissions and Panels of Inquiry; Legal Series; Constitution of Canada; Working Papers and Reference Reports; Canadian Judicial Council; Certificates of Recognition and Achievement; Programmes and Invitations; Photographs-Miscellaneous.
R-E2419 contains a thank you letter to E.M. Culliton from C.A. Dunning (Chairman, Ogilvie Flour Mills Co., Limited).
Public, private and court records are contained in this fonds.