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Bellingham's Coronation Ball 1997

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of Bellingham's sixteenth Coronation Ball, 'Coronation 1997: Fashion Victims'.

Contents index:
(00:30) Betty Desire - Canadian and US National Anthems
(03:40) MCs Dusty Ryane and Vanessa Vale Lake - intros
(07:00) Al Houston (Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society) - song
(12:10) Leather Parade
(15:20) Introduction of videographer Jim de Young
(19:55) Robert Surreal - song
(25:25) Vanessa Vale Lake - song
(33:00) Rick Desire - song
(39:40) Lila - song
(47:00) Brentwood Slide - song
(54:30) Iwanna Slide - song
(1:00:00) Introductions of guest courts
(1:10:30) Peter Storm - song
(1:13:30) Tina Rocker - song
(1:19:50) Roxanne, [Karma St. James], and [?] - song
(1:30:00) Sable Lake - intro
(1:30:40) Mandy Kamp - intro
(1:32:30) Pearl - intro
(1:32:45) Rochelle - intro
(1:33:00) Dusty Ryane - intro
(1:33:10) Mama Karen Vander Vogue- intro
(1:33:33) Diana Rose - intro
(1:33:55) Crema - intro
(1:34:15) Judy Jive Vander Vogue - intro
(1:35:40) Court of Denver Colorado - intro
(1:44:20) Gretchen [Von Grouse] - song
(1:49:50) Dusty Ryane - song
(1:59:45) Pearl -song
(2:07:45) [Geisha Star?]
(2:10:20) Court of Washington State - intros
(2:22:15) Court of Tacoma - song
(2:30:00) Celita Slide - song
(2:41:30) [JC] Superstar - song
(2:45:00) Kahlua Ice - song
(3:00:00) Brentwood Slide - song
(3:09:30) Iwanna Slide - song
(3:30:00) Crowning of Lila and Rick Desire as Empress and Emperor

Bellingham's In/Out of Town Show at Rumours

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the In/Out of Town Show at Rumours Nightclub in Bellingham, Washington.

Contents index:
(00:00) Sable Lake and Sandy [Man] - MCs
(01:15) Miss Annie - song
(08:30) Betty Desire - song
(13:30) Serena Starr - song
(17:30) Pearl D'Abolonia - song
(23:00) Grace - song
(28:00) Al Houston (Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society) - song
(32:05) Miss Kitty - song
(35:05) Peter Storm - song
(38:45) Ivana - song
(47:30) Rick Desire - song
(52:20) Sable Lake - song
(57:45) Mike Ice - song

Blending Milk and Water : Sex in the New World

Item is a videocassette containing a video work by Paul Wong entitled "Blending Milk and Water: Sex in the New World". The film contains interviews with twenty-two people speaking about their relationships and experiences with sex and sexuality. The video contains talking head interviews with text and images overlaid. Some of the text and interviews are in Chinese.

Breaking of the Bannock - GVNCS '95

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the event 'Breaking of the Bannock - GVNCS '95' at the Dufferin Hotel, sponsored by the Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society.

Contents index:
(00) Josie Mae (MC) introduces BeBe Bear (Maquinna), White Fox 2 Princess Connie and Sarah Blanket
(3:50) BeBe Bear - song
(8:35) Iris - song
(14:00) Wanda Fuca - song
(19:00) Ivan Le Fleur - song
(23:50) Ms. Adrian - song
(27:05) Sarah Blanket - song
(31:45) Connie - song
(36:00) Kaydee [K.D.] - song
(39:35) Slowly But Shirley - song
(43:45) John Taylor - song
(48:00) Dana Lee Phillips - song
(51:35) Ms. Adrian - song
(57:00) Ruby Stone - song
(1:01:25) Josie Mae - song
(1:11:50) Breaking of the Bannock with other Vancouver societies, title holders and the audience
(1:16:10) Sumi Sashay - song
(1:20:20) Al Houston - song
(1:26:00) Chris Sands announces Names Quilt exhibit at Native Cultural Centre
(1:28:20) Latoya - song
(1:34:30) Byron Longclaws - song
(1:39:10) Kristy Krunt - song
(1:42:40) Diana Rose - song
(1:47:20) Glen (Mr. Gay Vanc.) - song
(1:54:10) Tara Nova - song
(1:59:55) Hot Rod - song
(2:01:45) Holly Bear - song
(2:06:55) Brodie Vickers - song (cut off)

Bruce's [Campaign] for King of Hearts Show

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of 'Bruce's Campaign for King of Hearts Show' at the Dufferin Hotel, sponsored by the Dogwood Monarchist Society.

Contents index:
(00:00) Ms.. Adrian - MC
(1:38) Holly Bear (GVNCS) - song
(5:30) Byron Longclaws (GVNCS) - song
(10:35) John Taylor - song
(15:10) Paige Turner - song
(19:25) Beverley X - song
(23:30) Wes - song
(29:20) Bennett Williams - song
(33:50) Carlotta Gurl and Wanda Wacko - duet
(39:00) Velveeta - song
(44:50) Andrew and Paige Turner - duet
(49:00) Celestine the Prophecy - song
(51:30) Al Houston (GVNCS) - song
(55:00) Kat, Mistress of the Dark (GVNCS) - song
(59:35) Paige Turner - song
(1:05:15) Iris (GVNCS) - song
(1:10:15) Ms.. Adrian - song
(1:15:20) Bruce - speech

(1:38) Holly Bear (GVNCS) - song
(5:30) Byron Longc

Casablanket : a tale of transit, transients and transvestites

Item is a videocassette containing the fictional black and white film entitled "Casablanket: A Tale of Transit, Transients and Transvestites." The film was written by Kathryn Zemliya and B.K. Anderson. B.K. Anderson was also the Director and Camera-person. Cast includes: Shaira Holman, Jasmine Pahl, Poppi Reiner, Suzanne Bastien, Allison Rennie, Tara Fynn, Carrie Earnshaw, Kathryn Zemliya, and Alanna Murray. Credits roll at the end of the film.

Coronation '96 : Virtual Reality : Meeting the Unknown

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of 'Virtual Reality: Meeting the Unknown', the 1996 Dogwood Monarchist Society Coronation Ball.

Contents index:
(00:00) ted northe and Charity - Set 1 Emcees
(01:50) Knights of Malta flag presentation
(02:30) Vancouver Men's Chorus - national anthem
(07:40) Dogwood Court introduced
(13:45) Doug Hall - song
(25:50) Missy [LaMoo] - Saskatchewan court - song
(34:45) GVNCS [Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society]
(49:00) Glenn and Diana Rose - song
(53:35) Jim Stevenson, NDP candidate - speech
(57:30) Vancouver Leather Alliance
(59:05) Wanda Fuca - song
(1:17:40) Donni Hamilton - song
(1:21:40) JD Rene - song
(1:30:10) Mama Karen and [Marilyn Oh] - Set 2 Emcees
(1:34:05) ted northe - song
(1:52:15) Edmonton, Alberta - song/dance
(2:09:00) Christopher Peterson - song
(2:19:20) The Widow Lennie - song
(2:24:00) Judy Jive - song
(2:28:00) Beverley Lake - song
(2:33:45) [Coco] Empress of Olympia - song
(2:46:50) Empress II and Jackie from Reno - Set 3 Emcees
(2:49:40) Charity St. Peters - song
(2:54:45) Myria Le Noir - song
(3:16:20) San Francisco, Mary [Tie Me] Moore - song
(3:36:) [Silky Smooth] - song
(3:43:20) Empress Washington - song
(3:59:45) Maria - song
(4:04:50) Crema - song
(4:13:00) Judy Jive - song
(4:21:10) Doug Hall - announces awards
(4:39:00) Gordon Newman- Set 4 Emcee
(4:39:40) Doug Hall De Vander Vogue - song
(4:42:40) Darshun Hall - song
(4:49:25) Tara Nova - song
(4:57:40) Jack [Rockenfella], Court of Everett, Washington - song
(5:02:25) Justine - song
(5:08:40) Poly Ester - song
(5:14:00) Justine Tyme - song
(5:25:40) Doug Hall De Vander Vogue - song
(5:50:50) Crowning of Crema and Judy Jive

(01:50) Knights of Malta flag presentation
(02:3

Cranbrook AIDS Benefit '94 [tape 1 of 2]

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the first half of the Cranbrook AIDS Benefit '94 hosted by Bill Monroe from the Key Theatre on December 1st, 1994. The recording begins with a title and credits and was presented by Shaw Cable 11. Performers include the K.C. Singers, Valdy, Shari Ulrich, Marcus Mosely, Denis Simpson and Sibel Thrasher. Speaker include Reverend Neil Gray, Leila Cooper-Heck and Svend Robinson. The video also contains footage showing Rene Newhouse interviewing Valdy and Mike Patterson at the reception.

Cranbrook AIDS Benefit '94 [tape 2 of 2]

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the second half of the Cranbrook AIDS Benefit '94 hosted by Bill Monroe from the Key Theatre on December 1st, 1994. The recording was presented by Shaw Cable 11. Performers and speakers include Marcus Mosely, Denis Simpson, Sibel Thrasher, The Sibelettes [Barbara, Tina and Linda], Alex Keating, Brent Carver, Rene Newhouse, and Mike Patterson. The video also contains footage showing guests mingling at the reception and Rene Newhouse interviewing Bill Monroe and Leila Cooper-Heck.

DMS [Dogwood Monarchist Society] Coronation Ball

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of 'Masquerade : The Faces Behind the Mask', the 2008 Dogwood Monarchist Society Coronation Ball at the Vancouver Masonic Hall. Audio cuts in and out throughout recording.

Contents index:
(00:40) Knights of Malta
(06:05) Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society
(09:50) Emcees of Act One: Empress of Calgary - Dion, and Empress of San Diego - Lala
(11:45) Emperor Glen Anderson and Empress Imelda Mae Santos
Empress of Canada - Ted North
(32:30) [Jerene Jefferies] - Empress of Hawaii - song
(39:20) Janine Fuller (Little Sister's Bookstore)
(39:50) Phillip Dawson, Richard Harrison, Jim DeYoung, Paige Turner, Larry Gordon (British Columbia Person's With AIDS Society)
(42:25) Jeffery Bear, Sarah Blankets, Byron Longclaw, Super Hazel DePontiac, John Taylor. Jaylene, Vince Rex, Al Houston (Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society)
(43:25) Princess 18, BeBe Bear - song
(50:20) Maximus (Entertainer of the Year) - song
(55:10) Miss Kiwi Stevens - song
(59:00) Miss Adrian Ryan Jive - song
(1:05:50) Mandy Kamp - song
(1:13:30) Imelda Mae Santos and Glen Anderson - song
(1:16:10) Glen Anderson - song
(1:17:20) Imelda Mae Santos - song
(1:37:00) Robyn Graves - song
(1:54:15) [DJ Lather] (King of Hearts) - song
(2:27:20) Hedy Fry
(2:36:30) 3rd Empress of Victoria/2nd Empress of Vancouver Mara Regina Lee - song
(2:47:20) Alexa Manilla - song
(2:53:50) Dinah Myte - song
(3:00:55) Donna Creation - monologue
(3:06:50) ted northe - song
(3:15:30) Jaylene - song
(3:21:45) Nina Maxwell - song
(3:29:10) Mayor of Vancouver - Sam Sullivan
(3:33:40) Star 69 - song
(3:40:25) [Miss M] - song
(3:47:35) Lala - song
(3:52:40) Estie Louder - song
(3:56:45) Carlotta Gurl - song
(4:03:40) Glen Anderson - song
(4:15:20) Imelda Mae Santos - song
(4:46:00) Crowning of Robyn Graves

Dealing of the Deck

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of 'Dealing of the Deck' at Celebrities Nightclub. The theme was 'house of cards' and the event was sponsored by the Dogwood Monarchist Society.

Contents index:
(2:15) Holly Bear (GVNCS) - song
(10:10) Byron Longclaws (GVNCS) - song
(15:00) BeBe (GVNCS) - song
(19:35) Darcy Dark - song
(23:15) Milan - song
(28:00) Tara Nova - song
(33:05) [Rory] Gordon - song
(39:10) Cheryl - song
(43:30) Jackie Valdez - song
(48:30) Paige Turner - song
(53:05) Moka Cream -song
(57:10) Claudia - song
(1:08:30) Myria Le Noir - MC
(1:09:20) Ms. Adrian, Sister C, D & R Clothing - dance routine and fashion show
(1:15:15) Poly Ester - song
(1:20:15) Ruby Stone - song
(1:25:35) Glenn and Diana Rose - song
(1:34:15) Imelda Mae Santos - song
(1:39:20) Wanda Wacko - song
(1:47:50) Myria Le Noir - song
(1:53:30) Judy Jive - song
(2:00:20) Richard [Boulier] - song
(2:05:25) Sumi Sashay

Emperor's Charity Dinner/Number's Show

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the Emperor's Dinner, sponsored by the Dogwood Monarchist Society at Doll and Penny's Cafe. The event was a fundraiser for the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation. After the dinner, the audience and performers moved to Numbers Cabaret.

Contents index:
Doll and Penny's Cafe -
(00:00) Interior of Doll and Penny's Cafe
(05:00) Head table introduced
(06:30) Ms. Adrian (MC) - song

(10:15) Venus de Mylar - song
(15:45) Beverley X - song
(18:00) Dana Lee Phillips - song
(21:05) Tara Nova - song
(26:55) Millie - song
(32:15) Diana Rose - song
(38:10) Wanda Fuca - song
(44:10) Doug Hall

Numbers Cabaret -
(58:05) Myria - song
(1:00:30) Millie - song
(1:03:40) Beverley X - song
(1:06:20) Venus de Mylar - song
(1:12:05) Ineda Drink - song
(1:17:25) Rebecca - song
(1:21:25) Wanda Fuca - song
(1:25:10) Paige Turner - song
(1:29:10) Judy Jive - song
(1:33:20) Tara Nova - song
(1:39:05) Diana Rose - song
(1:46:00) Doug Hall - song

Faces : GLBT in Vancouver

Item is a videocassette containing a documentary entitled 'Faces: GLBT in Vancouver.' The documentary traces the history of LGBTQ life in Vancouver and shows demonstrations, businesses, legal frameworks, community leaders, night life, AIDS/HIV, activism, neighbourhoods and celebrations. The video contains interviews and archival footage of Bill Richardson, Margo Dunn, Ellen Woodsworth, Esther Phillips, Jamie Lee Hamilton, Rob Joyce, Don Hann, Maurice Flood, Pierre Elliot Trudeau, Sarah Davidson, Mary-Woo Sims, Heather Kitching, Jim Deva, Svend Robinson, Tim Stevenson, Ted Northe, Gordon Price, Janine Fuller, Gareth Kirby, Angus Praught, Dennis Dahl, Garry Penny, Jane Rule, Nym Hughes, Libby Davies. The archival footage in the film was provided by the CBC. The documentary was produced, directed and edited by Thomas Donovan.

Gay Pride Parade 1997

Item is a videocassette containing clips from the Rogers Community Television coverage of the 1997 Vancouver Pride Parade interspersed with additional footage (most likely recorded by Jim DeYoung/Amazing Video Productions) of both the parade and the Gay Pride Sports Picnic. The hosts of the Rogers Community Television program are Sister C, Russel Baskin and Doug Austin. Other individuals featured include Svend Robinson, Hedy Fry, Tim Stevenson, Bruce Chambers, Philip Owen, and Ujjal Dosanjh. Parade participants are shown, organizations and individuals including: PFLAG, Vancouver Lesbian Connection, Prime Timers, Vancouver Men's Chorus, BC Persons With AIDS, AIDS Vancouver, Joan E, Odyssey Nightclub, BC Government and Service Employees Union, Royal Hotel (Sam Castlanger), A Loving Spoonful, Doll and Penny's Cafe, Westender, Buddhist Pride, Co-op Radio Lesbian Show, Out on Screen and the Vancouver Gay and Lesbian Choir.

Gay Spirit

Part is a recording showing the documentary 'Gay Spirit' by Barbara Anderson and Brad Newcombe. The documentary explores experiences and expressions of religion and impacts on the LGBTQ2+ community and includes interviews with the following people: Dr. Martin Brokenleg, Brent, Naomi, Hussein, Chris, Bridget, Rick, Father William Mendenhall, Rabai Ken Kaufman, Frank McMillar, and al-Qamar.

Gay Spirit in the Family

Item is a videocassette containing the documentary "Gay Spirit in the Family" by Barbara Anderson and Brad Newcombe. The film is narrated by Helen Shaver and aired on VTV (Vancouver Television). The documentary explores various ideas about family structures and interviews individuals about their families and beliefs around parenting including members of the Coalition for the Protection of Parental Rights. The video contains interviews with Dr. Arlene McLaren, Keith G., Gary, June, Susan, Lindsay, Fatma Taha, Erma Victorisz, Sylvia Murray, Jan, Grant Gobman, Art Zoccole, Surrinder Varpaul, Donna Wilson, Laura M., James, Keith S. and Jules. The recording includes commercial breaks and ends abruptly during one of the interviews.

Homo for the holidays III : Christmas in the tropics

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the Rainy City Gay Men's Chorus production of Christmas in the Tropics. Video opens with a title card with the text "Amazing Video Productions, Vancouver, B.C., and Jim DeYoung wish to thank Heather Harding and the Rainy City Gay Men's Chorus for the opportunity to video and present this to show you all." The video then pans over the event poster before the recording of the show begins. The show also includes songs performed by the Vancouver Women's Chorus.

Kecia : words to live by

Item is a videocassette containing the documentary written, produced and directed by Peter von Puttkamer entitled "Kecia: Words to Live By." The documentary tells the story of Kecia Larkin, her experience contracting AIDs and her work raising awareness of the disease in First Nations communities, both urban and rural. The film includes interviews with Kecia Larkin, Myra Laramee, Randy Lewis, Dr. Jay Wortman, Sylvia Maracle, Gerry Ambers, and Keith Larkin. The film also includes footage taken at the Moravian First Nation Youth Conference and the G.L.F.N. Forum. The film was produced by Gryphon Productions Ltd. for the National Association of Friendship Centres.

King/Queen of Seas [in Bellingham]

Part is a recording of the King/Queen of Seas Show at Rumours Club in Bellingham, Washington on Aug. 17, 1996.

Contents index:
(00:25) Gordon Newman - MC
(01:30) Tina Rocker - song
(07:15) Peter - song
(10:40) Betty Desire - song
(15:10) Iwanna Slide - song
(19:30) Gordon Newman - song
(24:55) Celita Slide - song
(28:50) Jerry - song
(34:30) Stella Starlight (Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society) - song
(39:10) Al Houston (Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society) - song
(43:55) Wanda Woolley - song
(48:40) Wynonna Storm - song
(54:20) Summers Lake and Sue Rockefeller - song
(58:40) Kitty Starr - song
(1:02:00) Angel - song
(1:07:40) Kitty Love - song
(1:11:45) Tina Rocker - song
(1:16:55) Peter - song
(1:20:15) Brentwood Slide - song
(1:26:35) Iwanna Slide - song

Little Sister's vs. Big Brother

Item is a videocassette containing the documentary entitled "Little Sister's vs/ Big Brother", written and directed by Aerlyn Weissman. The film explores the history and mandate of Little Sister's Bookstore and traces the legal battle and court case against the Canada Border Services Agency. The court case centered around censorship, the labelling of books as 'obscene' by Customs Canada and the denial of their entry into Canada. The film includes footage of and interviews with Jim Deva. Bruce Smythe, Janine Fuller, Julie Stines, John Dixon, Gar Fisher, Patrick Califia-Rice, Joseph Arvay, Irene Faulkner, Sarah Schulma, Felice Newman, Frederique Delacoste, Pierre Berton, Jane Rule, Pat Califia, Bill Richardson, Mark MacDonald and Nadine Strossen. The film also contains news clips, home movie footage, clips from Kids in the Hall, Laurier LaPierre, and Royal Canadian Air Farce.

Make Magic 2001

Item is a videocassette showing edited footage recorded at Make Magic, the 18th Annual IAGSDC [International Association of Gay Square Dance Clubs] Convention at the Westin Bayshore Hotel and Resort, Vancouver from April 12 to 15, 2001. The video begins with an intro showing Vancouver nature and cityscapes, and general conference scenes with music by the Vancouver Men's Chorus. The intro is followed by a list of all participating clubs and callers and then a speech by Bill Monroe. The next portion of the video is a dance by Squares Across the Borders to "Heroes are Just the Same" called by Anne Uebelacker. The footage continues to show scenes from the conference including square dancing at the hotel with callers Todd Fellegy, Steve Edlund, Tom Miller, Ray Brendzy, and Anne Uebelacker; HTQ 2001 hosted by Ucanleime Amy and Virginia Hamm; banquet highlights featuring Bill Monroe and Miss Betsy Gotta receiving the Golden Boot Award; and the Magical Mystery Tour (escorted by the Vancouver City Police Motorcycle Drill team) dancing at Ceperly Park, Vanier Park, Spanish Banks, Queen Elizabeth Park and Library Square; and concluding with scenes from the closing ceremonies.

Mondo Pride 99

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the Rogers Community Television coverage of the 1999 Vancouver Pride Parade. Parade hosts are Kim Grahame, Symone, Rob McMahon, Gary Johnson and Doug Austin. Parade participants include: Dykes on Bikes; Knights of Malta; Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Centre; Dogwood Monarchist Society; Lesbian and Gay Task Force; Mayor Phillip Owen; Davie Street Community Police Office; [Dirty Helens]; Trans Link; B.C. Ambulance Service; Out In Surrey; A Loving Spoonful; Western Canada Leather Pride; Vancouver Leather Alliance; Street Project Counselling Alliance; Hedy Fry; Svend Robinson; Libby Davies; Tim Stevenson; Ujjal Dosanjh; Doll and Penny's Cafe; The Edge Cafe; AIDS Vancouver; Cutting Edges Gay Hockey Team; Out for Kicks Soccer Club; Youth Quest; Royal Hotel; Vancouver Friends for Life Society; Pride UBC; The Centre; Street Nurses; Out on Screen; the Odyssey; Little Sister's Bookstore; Gays and Lesbians of Maple Ridge; Rainy City Men's Chorus; Numbers; ManLine; On Our Hands and Knees Gardening Club; City of Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation; Strathcona Daycamps and Diesel.

Mr./Ms. G.V.N.C.S. [Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society] step down

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the first and second sets of the Mr./Ms. G.V.N.C.S. [Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society] Step Down at Ms. Ts Cabaret.

Contents index:
(00:30) Al Houston
(01:30) Josie May - emcee
(06:20) BeBe - song
(11:10) Sarah Blanket - song
(14:50) Connie - song

(18:25) Iris - song
(26:35) Monica - song
(31:25) Stella Starlight - song
(37:30) Byron Longclaws - 1st Nations dance and song
(42:45) Holly Bear - song
(46:35) Jim [Wuz] - song
(1:01:55) KD - song
(1:11:15) Josie May - song
(1:17:05) Hot Rod - song
(1:25:50) Richard Boulier - song
(1:29:35) Sumi Sashay - song

Odd-Gals-Out

Item is a videocassette containing a compilation program entitled Odd-Gals-Out. The video begins with colour bars (30sec), then moves into opening credits, followed by the edited program. The credits show the text: "Reel People Video Productions presents Sandra E. Fellner and Sharon Jacobs; Odd-Gals-Out; written by Sandra E. Fellner and Sharon Jacobs; produced by Linda Hancock; music by Linday Kidder; directed by Lisa King; and sound mix by Mary [at] Video In." The video is a compilation tape showing Sandra E. Fellner and Sharon Jacobs in both various live comedy performances and on location video shoots.

Part two : the Queens Speech

Item is videocassette showing various programs from the 7th Annual IAGSDC [International Association of Gay Square Dance Clubs] Convention, North Star Promenade held in Vancouver, B.C. Canada. The tape begins with Bill Monroe delivering a speech and then shows various dance sequences, footage of association members preparing for performances and a group touring sites around Vancouver.

Pressure Point : a victim of hate : lesbian and gay youth : the search for a safe space

Item is a videocassette containing the television program "Pressure Point" hosted by Brad Newcombe. This episode contains two segments. The first is entitled "A Victim of Hate" and includes an interview with Pablo Jones about violence against the LGBTQ community in Vancouver. The second segment feature interviews with Rhamona Con-Browning (Co-ordinator of Youth-quest) and Matthew Martins (Gay and Lesbian Community Centre) speaking about LGBTQ youth, their challenges and programs in the Greater Vancouver area.

Pride Parade 1996 : Rogers Community 4

Part is a recording showing the Rogers Community 4 broadcast of the 1996 Pride Parade. The parade hosts are Doug Austin, Corrina Antipas and Mark Sonnenberg. The recording contains footage of the parade and cutaways to video showing The Sports Picnic on July 27, 1996. The broadcast is a Rogers Community 4, Kitsilano NTV volunteer production. The recording ends with credits.

Pride Parade 1999

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the Rogers Community Television coverage of the 1999 Vancouver Pride Parade. Parade hosts are Kim Grahame, Symone, Rob McMahon, Gary Johnson and Doug Austin. Parade participants include: Air Canada; The Elbow Room; Union Pride; Revenue Canada and Customs Pacific Region Gay and Lesbian Committee; ICBC; Heritage Hotel; Balloon Action featuring Alexis; Janice Ungaro and Darren Lamb for Z95.3; Royal Bank of Canada; Gays and Lesbians of Maple Ridge; Valentine's Restaurant; Deniro's Restaurant; HMV with Vivian Vaughn and Nina Mercury; Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation; B.C. First Nations AIDS Society; Developmental Disabilities Association; Vancouver Men's Chorus; English Bay Bowling League; Numbers; Spartacus Gym; Manline; Denman Fitness; Prime Timers; Odyssey with Justine Thyme; Out in Surrey; On Your Hands and Knees Gardening Group; City of Vancouver Parks and Recreation; Strathcona Community Centre; Iris with the Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Centre; United Church of Canada; First United Church; St. Paul's United Church; Metropolitan Community Church; Integrity Vancouver (Anglican Group); Dignity Vancouver (Catholic group); Denny's on Davie; Juice Zone; Delaney's; Brass Monkey; and Crankpot. Credits for the production appear at the end of the program.

Quarantine Forum

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of a panel discussion on the topic of Bill 34 and AIDS quarantine legislation. The discussion was organized by the Vancouver Gay and Lesbian Community Centre. Panelists include Ken Smith, Bob Tivey, Marie [Arrington] and [Bette Cecil] with ASL interpreter Linda [Franke]. The recording begins with presentations by the panelists and follows with audience questions and comments.

Tacky Drag Show at the Dufferin

Part is a recording of the Tacky Drag Show sponsored by the Phoenix Heraldic Society at the Dufferin Hotel on Aug. 30, 1996.

Contents index:
(00:50) Gordon Newman introduces MCs, Peter Storm and Josie Mae
(02:00) Josie Mae - song
(07:30) Tara Nova - song
(12:35) Ruby Stone - song
(17:25) Glenn - song
(19:40) Ms. Adrian - song
(26:10) Sumi Sashay - song
(31:55) Wanda Fuca - song
(36:45) Gordon Newman (Bellingham) - song
(42:20) Myria Le Noir and Venus De Mylar - Set 2 MCs
(45:35) Cheryl - song
(51:15) James - song
(59:35) Claudia -song
(1:03:30) Myria Le Noir - song
(1:10:30) Diana Rose - song
(1:16:00) [?] - song
(1:22:35) Imelda Mae Santos - song
(1:30:10) Al Houston (GVNCS) - song

The DMS [Dogwood Monarchist Society] Coronation Ball held March 11, 2000 at the Commodore Ballroom, Granville Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the 29th Dogwood Monarchist Society's Coronation Ball entitled 'World Now: A Universal Millennium Visitation' at the Commodore Ballroom.

Contents index:
(04:45) College of Monarchs, British Columbia - intros
(09:10) [Diva] from Toronto - Canadian and US National Anthems
(13:00) Doug, President of the Dogwood Monarchist Society
(13:30) [Jackie], Empress of Reno and Nicole the Great, San Diego - MCs
(14:50) ted northe receives award
(39:55) Nina [Tron] - song
(47:00) Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society introductions - Laurie MacDonald, Byron Longclaws, [Rod] Smith, Paige Turner, David MacEwan, Killer Whale Brodie Vickers, Mistress Night, Al Houston, BeBe Bear, Hazel DePontiac, Sarah Blanket, John Taylor, JD Rene, Lyle, Ivan Jimmy Lafleur, Martin, Greg, Iris
(50:45) Iris - song
(57:30) King and Queen of Hearts, Brad Atkins and [Doreena] - song
(1:01:50) awards presentations and introductions
(2:07:50) Coco - song
(2:23:30) Carlotta Gurl - song
(2:43:45) Dezyna Gowan and Dyna Thirst - song
(2:48:10) The Underground, Succubus, [Emporium of] Rubber- fashion show
(3:10:35) Diana Rose, Carlotta and Vivian Von Brokenhymen - song
(3:16:15) Imelda Mae Santos - song
(3:22:25) Carly York Jones - song
(3:26:15) Geisha Star - song
(3:30:55) [Mark Finlay] - song
(3:36:45) [Devon Mill] - song
(3:40:40) Judy Jive - song
(3:45:55) Myria Le Noir
(3:51:15) Charity - song
(3:55:45) Scarlett Fever - song
(4:01:25) Doug Davies - song
(4:07:05) Willie Taylor - song
(4:15:00) DeDe Drew - song
(4:26:20) Bennett Williams - song
(4:31:00) Ms. Adrian - song
(4:37:55) Sidney - song
(4:41:10) Mitchell [Bach]- song
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The Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society's Passing of The Legacy 1998

Item is a videocassette containing a recording of the 21st Annual=Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society's Passing of The Legacy 1998 at the Lotus Club. The title cards include the following information: 'Amazing Video Productions of Vancouver, B.C, Canada and Jim DeYoung present the following: The Greater Vancouver Native Cultural Society's Passing of The Legacy 1998.' The video also shows the event poster with the text 'The 21st Annual Passing of a Legacy, an evening with Two-Spirited People. Featuring the legacy celebration of Chief XX Longclaws and Princess XX, Bear II.'

Contents index:
(3:05) MC's Rochelle Rhinestone and Wanda Fuca
(4:00) Alisha Kitten
(11:20) Knights of Malta and Rob Wallace
(26:00) Byron Longclaws and Holly Bear
(28:00) Princess [Whitefeather Georgina]
(33:45) Ricki Starlight/Starlight 2
(38:25) Wally
(44:00) Mistress Night, Kat
(48:30) Ron [Nester] [Bird]
(55:20) Kayla
(1:08:30) Peter Storm
(1:11:55) Laurie MacDonald (founder of Vancouver Native Cultural Society)
(1:20:50) Hazel de Pontiac
(1:24:45) Sarah Blanket
(1:29:50) John Taylor
(1:34:35) Chief Byron Longclaws
(1:40:30) Fancy Dance contest
(1:47:45) Holly Bear
(1:53:15) Flo [Flowing] (Jamie Lee Hamilton)
(1:58:40) Lyle
(2:03:35) Laura Middler
(2:06:55) Wanda Fuca
(2:12:45) Iris
(2:17:30) [Ivan Jimmy LaFleur]
(2:20:25) BeBe
(2:25:35) Marty
(2:30:05) Rochelle Benoit Rhinestone and Co.
(2:39:30) Al Houston
(2:47:55) Stella Starlight
(2:53:30) Brad Neil and Paige Turner
(3:02:50) Byron Longclaws and Holly Bear
(3:08:35) Fancy Dance contest (male candidates)
(3:16:00) Donna [Thomason]
(3:18:40) Jordan Newman
(3:25:00) Holly Bear
(3:36:20) Milan
(3:43:10) Vivian Von Brokenhymen
(3:48:10) Misty Rivers
(3:52:55) Lady Windsor
(3:56:40) Kristy Krunt
(4:00:15) Holly Bear
(4:05:25) Byron Longclaws
(4:14:10) Passing of Legacy

The Names Project

Item is a videocassette containing a short film entitled 'The NAMES Project'. The film discuses the impact of The Names Project, which resulted in the creation of a large scale quilt with the names of people lost to the AIDS epidemic. The film includes footage of Cleve Jones (Executive Director of The NAMES Project) and Mike Smith (General Manager of The NAMES Project) and shots of the quilt on tour in various cities in the United States.