Terry Amidei audio and moving images, 1973-1995  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Amidei, Terry
Terry Amidei audio and moving images
1973-1995 (inclusive)
5 boxes including 39 videocassettes, 15 U-matic videocassettes, 1 VHS videocassette, 4 Super 8 videocassettes, 30 sound cassettes, 8 sound tape reels, 41 8mm film reels, 11 16 mm film reels, 2 computer diskettes (3 1/2")
Collection Number
Film, videotape, and audio elements for films created by Terry Amidei, video artist.
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Terry Amidei was born in Illinois and was active in the theater. He became a video artist. In the 1980s he was involved in the John Glines organizarion which promoted gays and gay subjects in the arts. Amidei moved to Seattle in about 1986. He died in September 1996.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Film, videotape, and audio elements for films created by Terry Amidei. Some of the productions are "The Sciences and Art," "Sometimes the Metro Bus Doesn't Stop for Me," (a film about paraplegics) and "AIDS and Death." Includes documentation of Northwest events such as the Gay Pride March and Rally, 1990.

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Copyright and use status is unclear.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • AIDS (Disease)--United States
  • Gay pride parades--Northwest, Pacific
  • Paraplegics--United States
  • Personal Names :
  • Amidei, Terry--Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Sound recordings
  • Video recordings

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Moving Image Collections (University of Washington)
  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)