Series 01 - Personal records

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Personal records

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CA ON00047 F0012-01

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  • 1962-1996; predominant 1980-1996 (Creation)

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12 cm of textual records

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Series consists of records documenting the personal life of Harold Desmarais, including his involvement with several gay and lesbian organizations and events at which he served as master of ceremonies. The series includes correspondence, day planners, flyers, lists, cards, meeting minutes, speech notes (index cards), agendas, notes, press clippings, programmes, diary, financial statements, newsletter, directory, receipt, and music lyrics.

The diary [2004-013/01(05)] and letter to John Reeves [2004-013/(012)] are closed until the death of the donor.

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The records have been arranged in alphabetical order

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The diary [2004-013/01(05)] and letter to John Reeves [2004-013/(012)] are closed until the death of the donor.

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