A Timeline of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History in the United States
Adapted with permission from Out of the Past: 400 Years of Lesbian and Gay History in America (Byard, E. 1997,
www.pbs.org/outofthepast) with additions and updates from Bending the Mold: An Action Kit for Transgender Youth
(NYAC & Lambda Legal); The American Gay Rights Movement: A Timeline; Just the Facts about Sexual Orientation
and Youth: A Primer for Principals, Educators, and School Personnel (Just the Facts Coalition).