Human Rights League for Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, and Transgendered Records, 1991-1999

Contents List

Container Title
Series: 1. Manuscripts, 1976-1998
Arrangement of the Materials: Arranged alphabetically by subject and then chronologically.
Awards
Box   1
Folder   1
Award of Excellence, 1991
Box   1
Folder   2
Certificate of Survival, 1979
Box   1
Folder   3
Community Service, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2874, 1991
Box   1
Folder   4
Milwaukee Press Club, 1988-1989
Box   1
Folder   5
Northwest Broadcast News Association, undated
Box   1
Folder   6
Reporter of the Year, Milwaukee Police Association, 1991
Box   1
Folder   7
Business Cards, undated
Box   1
Folder   8-10
Correspondence, 1969-1997
Box   2
Folder   1
Diploma, UWM, 1976
Box   1
Folder   11
Hong Kong Press Club, 1976, 1984-1985, undated
Box   1
Folder   12
Membership Cards, 1982-1986, undated
Box   1
Folder   13
Memorabilia, undated
Box   2
Folder   2
Milwaukee Arts Board, Nomination and Certificates, 1996-1997
Box   1
Folder   14
News Clippings, 1981-2000, undated
Box   2
Folder   3
News Columns for City Edition, 1995-1997
Box   2
Folder   4
News Columns for The Paper, 1997-1999
Box   2
Folder   5
The Paper, Media Information, 1997-1998
Box   2
Folder   6
Photograph with James Lovell, 1996?
Box   1
Folder   15
Photographs, 1978-1996, undated
Box   1
Folder   16
Postcards, 1984-1985
Box   1
Folder   17
Press Passes, 1982-1996
Box   1
Folder   18
Program, Commencement Exercises, Milwaukee School of Engineering, Signed by Eugene Kranz and Capt. James Lovell, 1996
Box   1
Folder   19
Program, Investigative Reporters and Editors Conference, 1982
Box   1
Folder   20
Society of American Journalists, 1982
Series: 2. Audio Cassettes, 1984-1992
Arrangement of the Materials: These include both broadcasts and interviews conducted by Scott Feldmeyer.
Broadcast, WISN News Radio AM1130
Lawrencia Bembenek, 1992
Audio   1

Physical Description: 1 audiocassette 
Access Restrictions: The original audiocassette is restricted. Users must access the network copy available in the archives.
Electronic Folder  
  \Audio\
UWMMss195_WISN_News_Bembenek_1992
Physical Description: 1 digital audio file (1 hr., 3 min.) 
Audio   2
Identity Theft: Milwaukeeans Personal Information Sold to Prisoners in Florida, 1992
Audio   3
Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany, Interview with Munich Mayor, undated
Audio   4
True Confessions: The Story of Why Milwaukee Police Refuse to Tape Criminal Confessions, 1992
Audio   5
Bush, George H. W., Presidential Rally, September 30, 1992
Audio   6
Interviews, Various; Unnamed Alderman, Fire Commissioner, Archbishop, undated
Audio   7
Lovell, James, Telephone Interview, undated
Audio   8
Mayor Maier, Financial Disclosure Statement and Follow-up, undated
Audio   9
Mayor Maier, Fundraiser/ Interview with Fire Chief Re: Use of 911 in Milwaukee, undated
Audio   10
Sewage Commission, Interviews and Information, May 17, 1984
Series: 3. Audio Reels, 1979, undated
Arrangement of the Materials: Arranged alphabetically by subject.
Audio   2
Leonard Brown, Interview, undated
Physical Description: 1 audio reel 
Audio   3
President Carter, Speech, March 31, 1979
Physical Description: 1 audio reel 
Sewer Commission, undated
Audio   1

Physical Description: 1 audio reel 
Access Restrictions: The original audio reel is restricted. Users must access the network copy available in the archives.
Electronic Folder  
  \Audio\
UWMMss195_Sewer_Commission_undated
Physical Description: 1 digital audio file (12 min., 17 sec.) 
Series: 4. Videorecordings, 1982-1991
Arrangement of the Materials: Arranged alphabetically and then chronologically. When there are multiple segments on a tape, a time code is provided. (The time code is the counter number when the tape is started from the beginning with a setting of 000.)
Video 01
Scope and Content Note: 60 Minutes, Segment on Violence in Milwaukee, Includes an interview with Mayor Norquist, 1990 -- Bembenek, Lawrencia, 1990 -- Dillinger, Movie, Made for TV, Filmed in Milwaukee, 1990
Video   1

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Access Restrictions: The original videocassette is restricted. Users must access the network copy available in the archives.
Electronic Folder  
  \Video\

Physical Description: 1 digital file (5 hr., 7 min.) 
Video 02
Scope and Content Note: Geraldo Rivera Show, Lawrencia Bembenek, undated -- America's Most Wanted, Caught, Lawrencia Bembenek, undated [Time Code 964]
Video   2

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Access Restrictions: The original videocassette is restricted. Users must access the network copy available in the archives.
Electronic Folder  
  \Video\

Physical Description: 1 digital file (5 hr., 43 min.) 
Video   3

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: Ask The Media, Seven Person Panel of Milwaukee Journalists Moderated by Peter Jennings, 1987
Video 04
Scope and Content Note: Dahmer, Jeff, News Coverage, 1991 -- Bembenek, Lawrencia, Testifies in Canada, 1991 -- Dahmer, Jeff, Nightline Interview with Police Chief Arriolla, 1991
Video   4

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Access Restrictions: The original videocassette is restricted. Users must access the network copy available in the archives.
Electronic Folder  
  \Video\

Physical Description: 1 digital file (4 hr., 46 min.) 
Video   5

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: Feldmeyer Legal Action against O.C. White Company, 1982 [Time Code: 110] -- 20/20, Falklands War, John Williams, undated [Time Code: 181]
Video   6

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: Feldmeyer, Injunction brought against Scott Feldmeyer by Channel 6 News. He is prohibited from using any work produced while working at TV6 and can not work at another broadcast station for one year due to breach of contract, 1990 [Time Code: 133] -- Court Case of Mike Miller, Former TV6 Journalist over Contract Dispute, 1990 [Time Code: 184]
Video   7

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: Channel 12 This Week, March 20,1988 -- I-Team Report, "Phoenix Redevelopment Project," 1987 [Time Code: 450]
Video   8

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: Special Assignment, "Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity," 1986 -- I-Team Report, "Semi-Safe? A Look at the Truck Weight Laws," 1988 [Time Code: 242] -- I-Team Report, "To Stop a Car Thief" Produced by Scott Feldmeyer, 1984 [Time Code: 475] -- City of Festivals Parade, 1986 [Time Code: 651]
Video   9

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: Milwaukee Police Investigation, Laura Schwefel, 1988 [Time Code: 611] -- I-Team Report, "Semi-Safe?", Part I-III, 1988 [Time Code: 635] -- Illegal Dumping by Diamond F Corp., 1988 [Time Code: 647] -- I-Team Report, "Semi-Safe?", Part IV-V, 1988 [Time Code: 661] -- Illegal Dumping by Diamond F Corp., 1988 [Time Code: 673] -- Cell Phone Abuse by County Employees, 1988 [Time Code: 685] -- Cell Phone Abuse by County Employees, Call for County Records, 1988 [Time Code: 705]
Video 10
Scope and Content Note: Shooting at Four Seasons Restaurant, Oak Creek, undated [Time Code: 000] -- Bembenek, Lawrencia, 10-year Anniversary of Shooting, undated [Time Code: 034] -- 48 Hours, Gangsters, undated
Video   10

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Access Restrictions: The original videocassette is restricted. Users must access the network copy available in the archives.
Electronic Folder  
  \Video\

Physical Description: 1 digital file (6 hr., 26 min.) 
Video   11

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: DeRance Lawsuit, 1984 -- I-Team Report, "To Stop a Car Thief" Produced by Scott Feldmeyer, 1984 [Time Code: 27] -- Interview with Ronald Rewald, 1984 [Time Code: 292] -- I-Team Report, "Hot Gold, Cold Cash" Report on Jewelry Theft, 1984 [Time Code: 377] -- Warner Amex Cable Company Changes Contract with Milwaukee, 1984 [Time Code: 512] -- Balistreri Trial, Verdict Upheld on Appeal, 1984 [Time Code: 595]
Video   12

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: Adonnis, Max, Murdered at Giovanni's Restaurant, Connected to Organized Crime, 1989 [Time Code: 30] -- I-Team Report, "Send Help. Hurry!" Parts I-III, 1989 [Time Code: 161] -- Adonnis, Max, Funeral, Time, 1989 [Code: 332] -- I-Team Report, "Send Help. Hurry!" Parts IV-V, 1989 [Time Code: 384] -- Balistreri Sons, John and Joe, Released from Prison, 1989 [Time Code: 461] -- Chamberlain, Merrill, Murder Trial, 1989 [Time Code: 503] -- I-Team Report, "Send Help. Hurry!" Follow-Up, 1989 [Time Code: 639] -- 60 Minutes, Milwaukee Judge Robert Landry Lets Jurors Ask Witnesses Questions, 1989 [Time Code: 661] -- Asbestos Found in Power Plant Being Torn Down, 1989 [Time Code: 715]
Video   13

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: Balistreri Trial, 1983 [Time Code: 000] -- White, O.C., Pardon Request, 1983 [Time Code: 67] -- Balistreri Trial, Jury Deliberates, 1983 [Time Code: 119] -- Property Tax Rate Deadlock, 1983 [Time Code: 137] -- Year Ender, New Years-Eve, 1983 [Time Code: 217]
Video   14

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: Common Council Meeting, unedited, 1991 [Time Code: 000] -- Dahmer, Jeff, Arraignment and Coverage of the First Days After Capture, 1991 [Time Code: 404]
Video 15
Scope and Content Note: Bembenek, Lawrencia, Preliminary Extradition Hearing, 1991 [Time Code: 000] -- Bembenek, Lawrencia, Preliminary Extradition Hearing, 1991 [Time Code: 47] -- Bembenek, Lawrencia, Preliminary Extradition Hearing, 1991 [Time Code: 90] -- Summer Fest, Bad Water, 1991 [Time Code: 112] -- Hearing, Locust Street Festival Shooting, 1991 [Time Code: 481] -- Interview with Scott Feldmeyer by Channel 18 Regarding Lawrencia Bembenek Case, 1991 [Time Code: 916]
Video   15

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Access Restrictions: The original videocassette is restricted. Users must access the network copy available in the archives.
Electronic Folder  
  \Video\

Physical Description: 1 digital file (4 hr., 52 min.) 
Video   17

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: I-Team Report, "Rooming House Fire" Suspect Identity Questioned, 1988 [Time Code: 10] -- I-Team Report, "Rooming House Fire" Suspect moved to Group Home, 1988 [Time Code: 87] -- I-Team Report, Leona Helmsley Tax Evasion, Milwaukee Property, 1988 [Time Code: 118] -- I-Team Report, Police Officer Suspended from the Force Breaking and Entering Own Rental Property, 1988 [Time Code: 157] -- I-Team Report, Ambassador Hotel Bankruptcy, 1988 [Time Code: 237] -- I-Team Report, "Rooming House Fire" Charges Dropped Against Suspect, 1988 [Time Code: 252] -- I-Team Report, Arriolla Named as Police Chief, 1988 [Time Code: 411] -- I-Team Report, Paradise Adult Book Store Tax Evasion Case, 1988 [Time Code: 558] -- I-Team Report, County Employees Receiving Exemptions from Court Costs, 1988 [Time Code: 720]
Video   18

Physical Description: Videocassette (Beta) 
Scope and Content Note: I-Team Report, Alderman Michael McGee Accused of Taking Kickbacks for Tavern Licenses, 1987 [Time Code: 25] -- I-Team Report, Alderman Michael McGee, Federal Investigation into Extortion, 1987 [Time Code: 148] -- I-Team Report, Alderman Michael McGee, Interview with Tavern Owner who was Extorted, 1987 [Time Code: 199] -- I-Team Report, Alderman Michael McGee, Comments on Charges, 1987 [Time Code: 252] -- Interview with Common Council Members Mary Anne McNulty and John Kulwitz about Corruption in County Government, 1987 [Time Code: 819] -- I-Team Report, Alderman Michael McGee, Accused of Attempting to Influence a Police Officer, 1987 [Time Code: 919] -- I-Team Report, Alderman Michael McGee, Common Council May Censure, 1987 [Time Code: 963] -- I-Team Report, Alderman Michael McGee, Editorial Regarding him by Andy Potos, 1987 [Time Code: 1050] -- I-Team Report, "Phoenix Redevelopment Project," 1987 [Time Code: 1060] -- I-Team Report, Alderman Michael McGee, Censured by Common Council, 1987 [Time Code: 1075] -- I-Team Report, Alderman Michael McGee, Response to Censure, 1987 [Time Code: 1100] -- I-Team Report, "Phoenix Redevelopment Project," 1987 [Time Code: 1106] -- I-Team Report, "Phoenix Redevelopment Project," Shut Down by Community Development Agency, 1987 [Time Code: 1150] -- I-Team Report, Alderman Michael McGee, Attempts to Force Businesses to Create Jobs for African Americans, 1987 [Time Code: 1158]
Video   19

Physical Description: Videocassette (U-matic) 
Scope and Content Note: Cahill Comments on Possible Choice of Howard Needles as Design Firm for Deep Tunnel, February 11, 1982 -- Sewer Consultants, March 7, 1983 -- Sewer Consultants, March 8, 1983 -- Sewer Story, $41.5 Million, March 17, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, House Fire, 6 O'Clock Report, March 19, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, House Fire, 10 O'Clock Report, March 19, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, House Fire, Raw Footage, March 19, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Re-indicted for Leading Gambling Ring, March 26, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Judge Warren Off Case, March 25, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Judge Warren Step Down, March 26, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Lawsuit, March 24, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Jury Selection, March 29, 1983
Video   20

Physical Description: Videocassette (U-matic) 
Scope and Content Note: Sewer Meeting, February 11, 1982 -- Siegrist, Sewer Packs, February 11, 1982 -- Pack on Frank Jefferson Sentencing, February 12, 1982 -- Court Order Against Sewer District, February 24, 1982 -- Sewer Commission Meets, February 25, 1982 -- Swedish Inventor Karl Dunkers, March 30, 1982 -- Racine Drug Dealers Indicted, April 7, 1982 -- Oliver Pluncktt Lawsuit, April, 1982
Video   21

Physical Description: Videocassette (U-matic) 
Scope and Content Note: Battling over the Budget, Produced by Scott Feldmeyer, April 2, 1985 -- The Byte Stuff, Segments 1-4, Produced by Scott Feldmeyer, undated -- Channel 12 This Week, Discussing Technology and Computer Hacking, undated -- The Cocaine Mirror, Produced by Scott Feldmeyer, April 11, 1985 -- Smugglers Blues, Produced by Scott Feldmeyer, April 11, 1985
Video   22

Physical Description: Videocassette (U-matic) 
Scope and Content Note: Balistreri Trial, Defense Rests, Synopsis, 6 O'Clock Report, September 28, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Defense Rests, Synopsis, 10 O'Clock Report, September 28, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Closing Arguments, 6 O'Clock Report, October 3, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Closing Arguments, 10 O'Clock Report, October 3, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Jury Deliberations, October 8, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Closing Arguments, October 4, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Calls for Mistrial, undated -- Balistreri Trial, Indicted in Federal Courts in Kansas City for Hidden Ownership of Las Vegas Casinos and Embezzlement, 6 O'clock Report, October 10, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Indicted in Federal Courts in Kansas City for Hidden Ownership of Las Vegas Casinos and Embezzlement, 10 O'clock Report, October 10, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Verdict, Guilty, 6 O'Clock Report, October 8, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, Verdict, Guilty, 10 O'Clock Report, October 8, 1983 -- Sewer Meeting, November 30, 1983 -- Balistreri Trial, John and Joe, unedited footage of them talking with Scott Feldmeyer, September 6, 1983
Video   23

Physical Description: Videocassette (U-matic) 
Scope and Content Note: Interview, Owner of the Safehouse Restaurant concerning Ronald Rewald, undated -- Milwaukee Housing Authority, Foreclosed House Auction, undated -- Aerial View of Industrial Area near Milwaukee Harbor, undated -- Interview with Ronald Rewald, undated -- Milwaukee Housing Authority, Synopsis of How Houses are Foreclosed on and Put up for Auction, undated -- Milwaukee Housing Authority, Concerns over How System Works, undated -- Mayor Maier Comments on Governor, undated