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


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


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


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.

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The Supreme Court has weighed in on many trans issues––here's one from 1903. Let's hope for good news today. #transhistory #transrights https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/r781wg202
Dug up the *first* item we ever processed: Chrysalis Quarterly, Vol. 1 No. 2. Randomly, we didn't start with the first issue, which we do have. A great publication to have started this collection! #transhistory #digitaltranshistory #transzines @jolabadie https://digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/wh246s128