The Resource Denver Nevaar - Sister Who papers

Denver Nevaar - Sister Who papers

Label
Denver Nevaar - Sister Who papers, 1981-2018
Title
Denver Nevaar - Sister Who papers
Inclusive dates
1981-2018
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Donor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection contains manuscripts and correspondence, production schedules, episodes related to the public access television show titled "Sister Who Presents ... "; newspaper articles by Sister Who; newsletter "Sister Who's Perspective;" printouts of Website sisterwho.com; and scrapbook pages with notes and color photographs of his travels. Representing Denver Nevaar's personal life, are manuscripts with handwritten notes, correspondence, emails, photographs, resumes, and journals. The journals reflect his thoughts on identity and Sister Who. Personal material focuses on his relationships with friends and lovers as well as his search for spirituality. Collection remains open for additional material
Member of
Biographical or historical data
Denver Nevaar (original name: Francis Peter Ulmen) was born August 5, 1962. He grew up in Wis., attended a Catholic grade school, a public high school, a dramatic arts school, and a youth ministry before graduating from Northwestern College. On July 7, 1987 he legally changed his name to Denver Nevaar. After entering a bodybuilding contest in the Gay Games (1990), he met Sister X, a member of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, a nation-wide order of gay nuns. In 1991, Sister Who founded a chapter of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence in Denver, Colo. In 1992, he started a public access television show in Denver titled "Sister Who Presents ..." The show ran for 53 episodes, ending in 1994. In 1998 the show resumed in Billings, Mont. for 28 episodes.
Cataloging source
DPL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Sister Who presents ... (Television program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nevaar, Denver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nevaar, Denver
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nevaar, Denver
  • Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
  • Cable television
  • Public-access television
  • Gays
  • Gay men
  • Gay actors
  • Transvestites
Label
Denver Nevaar - Sister Who papers
Link
http://eadsrv.denverlibrary.org/sdx/pl/toc.xsp?id=WH749&qid=sdx%5Fq5&fmt=tab&idtoc=WH749-pleadetoc&base=fa&n=14&ss=true&as=true&ai=Advanced
Instantiates
Production
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
other
Content type code
xxx
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
16.5 linear ft. (16 boxes), 4 audiovisual boxes, 1 photobox, 1 oversize file folder
Governing access note
Contact Western and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Denver Nevaar;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
x
Organization method
Organized in 6 series: 1. Sister Who, 1988-2005 (box 1-3). 2. Manuscripts, 1990-2005 (box 3-4). 3. Personal, 1981-2005 (box 4-10). 4. Unprocessed Material, 2005-2008 (box 11-14). 5. Audiovisual, 1990-2007 (AVbox 1-4). 6. Photographs, 1991-1995 (Photobox 1)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48898572
  • (OCoLC)48898572
  • (OCoLC)430595
Label
Denver Nevaar - Sister Who papers
Link
http://eadsrv.denverlibrary.org/sdx/pl/toc.xsp?id=WH749&qid=sdx%5Fq5&fmt=tab&idtoc=WH749-pleadetoc&base=fa&n=14&ss=true&as=true&ai=Advanced
Production
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
other
Content type code
xxx
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
16.5 linear ft. (16 boxes), 4 audiovisual boxes, 1 photobox, 1 oversize file folder
Governing access note
Contact Western and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Denver Nevaar;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
x
Organization method
Organized in 6 series: 1. Sister Who, 1988-2005 (box 1-3). 2. Manuscripts, 1990-2005 (box 3-4). 3. Personal, 1981-2005 (box 4-10). 4. Unprocessed Material, 2005-2008 (box 11-14). 5. Audiovisual, 1990-2007 (AVbox 1-4). 6. Photographs, 1991-1995 (Photobox 1)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48898572
  • (OCoLC)48898572
  • (OCoLC)430595

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