"HOW DO I GET STARTED?"

EDUCATION

The DTA Starter's Guide offers some advice and suggestions for where to begin learning about trans history on this site.

RESEARCH

We have historical materials in dozens of formats, which is a great way to browse our holdings.

CURIOSITY

Key terms and common topics highlight some of the major themes of the collection and offer a good start for browsing.

ALLYSHIP

Our Race and Ethnicity research guide is a great way to begin learning about how to be an ally.

Discover By Location

Use this map to check out locations that our materials are about––a great way to explore the global reach of trans history.

EXPLORE BY TOPIC

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In this oral history archivist Ben Power discusses meeting Lou Sullivan.

Link: https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/vh53wv84h

Courtesy of the Trans Oral History Project
Check out 17 photos from As a Woman on the DTA, courtesy of Transas City! https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/col/m326m1960 twitter.com/thepizzataco/s…
Vanguard Magzine was a zine published by LGBTQ youth from the streets of the Tenderloin district in San Francisco from 1966 to 1967. Read all ten issues on the DTA, courtesy of @glbthistory! #GayLiberation #LGBTQHistory https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/6395w709f