Title and statement of responsibility area
David Belrose fonds
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Dates of creation area
1964 - 2015 (Creation)
Physical description area
70 cm of textual records, 24 video cassettes, 5 audio cassettes, and 9.7 GB of digital text, audio, and video.
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Archival description area
All materials were collected and kept by David Belrose, and donated directly to the Archives in May 2017.
Scope and content
Records relate to the lives and rights of LGBTQ+ people and people living with HIV/AIDS in Northwestern Ontario and in Canada more broadly. Records reflect the work of Belrose as an individual, and in conjunction with the AIDS Committee of Thunder Bay (ACT-B); Gays of Thunder Bay; Northern Pride; Out and About; and more.
Includes publications, especially Thunder Gay Magazine, reACT-Believe, and FrontLine; notes, minutes, and correspondence related to formal and informal activism; and news coverage and current events in a variety of media.
The collection includes physical textual materials, video and audio cassettes, digital text, and digital audio and video recordings.
Immediate source of acquisition
No significant rearrangement was performed. Description indicates which series or files are digital and which are physical.
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Restrictions on access
Primarily open; some files containing membership and mailing list information are treated confidentially.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Some material is under copyright.