Primary sources are documents, images, films, or artifacts that provide firsthand testimony or direct evidence concerning an historical topic. Visit the Films and Media section of this guide for film and photographic primary sources.
Over 150,000 pages of published letters and diaries plus 4,000 pages of previously unpublished materials depicting the personal experiences of hundreds of women. Contains materials from Colonial times to 1950.
This archive aims to "increase the accessibility of transgender history by providing an online hub for digitized historical materials, born-digital materials, and information on archival holdings throughout the world." It offers photographs, oral histories, and other primary source documents.
"These exhibitions present artifacts from LGBTQ religious collections in digital format. Each exhibition includes diverse artifacts, such as photos, articles, correspondence, documents and audio or video clips."
Women Who Rock brings together scholars, musicians, media-makers, performers, artists, and activists to explore the role of women and popular music in the creation of cultural scenes and social justice movements in the Americas and beyond. The collection includes oral histories, photographs, and films.