The lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in San Francisco is one of the San Francisco's LGBT culture has its roots in the city's own origin as a frontier-town, what SF State University professor Alamilla Boyd characterizes .
The Compton's Cafeteria Riot occurred in August 1966 in the Tenderloin district of San Francisco. The incident was one of the first LGBT-related riots in United States history, preceding the more famous 1969 Stonewall Riots in New York City . It marked the beginning of transgender activism in San Francisco.
San Francisco Creates World's First Ever Transgender Cultural District in historically, and to teach people about trans history, she said.
The world's first transgender organization, the National Transsexual Counseling Unit, was established in San Francisco in response to the.
The GLBT Historical Society Museum, located in the heart of San Francisco's gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender history and culture in the United States.