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Trans Oral History Project

Identifier: Tretter: 414
The collection contains numerous publications about transgender people and issues, such as: Transvestia, TransSisters, LadyLike, En Femme, Female Mimics International, and Transgender Community News.


  • 1926-2007

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Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
Conditions Governing Access This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.


4 Linear Feet (4 Paige boxes of materials.)


The collection includes publications and periodicals donated by the Trans Oral History Project.


This collection consists of published materials collected by the Trans Oral History Project (Note: This is not the same as the Tretter Transgender Oral History Project which may be found at The Trans Oral History Project is a community based initiative to collect the stories of trans and gender non-conforming folks and share them with the public to show a wide range of gender identities, especially those that are not mainstream. The Trans Oral History Project was founded in 2009 by André Pérez and continues to be a resource for trans and gender non-conforming people to make connections and exchange experiences.

Related Materials

The Dallas Denny papers and the Transgender Research Guide have related and overlapping publications and information.
Trans Oral History Project
Joshlynn Borreson
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Repository Details

Part of the Jean Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies Repository