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Dirk Alphin collection of Valencia Rose videotapes
2014-06  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Dirk Alphin collection of Valencia Rose videotapes
    Dates: 1985
    Collection Number: 2014-06
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 1 carton
    Repository: GLBT Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94103
    Abstract: This collection contains 20 VHS videocassette tapes of performances from the last month of shows at the Valencia Rose in 1985. The videotapes were recorded by Dirk Alphin, who was operations manager of the Valencia Rose and Josie’s Juice Joint and Cabaret. The collection includes performances by Tom Ammiano, Mothertongue Readers Theatre, Lea DeLaria, Jose Sarria and lots of queer comedy. There are also 3 VHS tapes recorded by Donald Montwill, including footage of Josie’s Juice Joint.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    Dirk Alphin collection of Valencia Rose videotapes. GLBT Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Dirk Alphin on June 17, 2011.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection contains 20 VHS videocassette tapes of performances from the last month of shows at the Valencia Rose in 1985. The videotapes were recorded by Dirk Alphin, who was operations manager of the Valencia Rose and Josie’s Juice Joint and Cabaret. The collection includes performances by Tom Ammiano, Mothertongue Readers Theatre, Lea DeLaria, Jose Sarria and lots of queer comedy. There are also 3 VHS tapes recorded by Donald Montwill, including footage of Josie’s Juice Joint.

    Indexing Terms

    Bars and Clubs
    Performance
    Comedy
    San Francisco (Calif.)