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Ann Hansen fonds
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- Multiple media
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CA UVICARCH AR453
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2.1 m of textual records and other materials.
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The archival fonds consists of the following series: Direct Action-related clippings, correspondence, ephemera and notes; legal correspondence; pre- and post-parole correspondence, ephemera, notes and writings by others; correspondence received during incarceration; prison records (supplied to Hansen under an Access to Information request); Direct Action chapter drafts and related materials; and RCMP surveillance transcripts (closed until 2072).
Subject matter of the mixed clippings and correspondence series includes: anti-nuclear/anti-cruise missile activism, court proceedings, Elizabeth Fry Society, environmental issues, indigenous peoples issues, international activism, pornography, anti-pornography/anti-snuff films, prison-industrial complex, sexual assault, Red Hot Video, the Vancouver Five trial matters and sentencing, women’s rights. Correspondence received during incarceration series includes: correspondence from Brent Taylor, Janice Bear Neudorf, and various supporters and publishers; series also includes 1 box of previous sealed letters from other members of the Vancouver Five, primarily Brent Taylor.
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Donated by Ann Hansen in 2008.
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RCMP surveillance transcripts (wiretap transcripts) closed until 2072.
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Finding aid available with folder level control.
UVic Digital Collections, Anarchist Archive: http://library.uvic.ca/dig/AnarchistArchive/
Part of the Anarchist Archive.
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Created by JF, July 21, 2020.