"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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Live the Fantasy! Fantasia Fair is an iconic event for trans people, cross dressers and others that takes place every year in PTown. The DTA hosts an abundance of items related to the fair. You can start with this brochure courtesy of @transarchives

Link: https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/pz50gw084
In honor of #BiWeek, make sure to read the bi manifesto in Issue #1 of the biqueer zine FOX&SNAKE, courtesy of @qzap! #BiPride https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/bz60cw383
Genderfuck practitioner Tony Rogers, aka Harmodius in Exile, in his bedroom with a pipe and drawer full of jewelry. This 1974 photo, available courtesy of @ONEarchives, was used in the exhibit "Shameless" at the Darkroom Workshop. #TransHistory #Genderfuck https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/bn9996823