Tri-Ess is a non-profit educational,
social, and support group for heterosexual cross-dressers, their partners or spouses,
and their families. The collection contains the records of Tri-Ess and its chapters
since its inception in 1976 through 2005. It includes correspondence, directories,
corporate documents, flyers, ephemera, newsletters, and photographs. There is
considerable documentation on the initial organization of Tri-Ess and numerous
publications about cross-dressing.
Tri-Ess is a non-profit educational, social, and support group for heterosexual
cross-dressers, their partners or spouses, and their families. It is international in
scope with over thirty chapters in the United States. Tri-Ess is a member of the World
Congress of Transgender Organizations and the International Foundation for Gender
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Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or
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that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners.
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The collection is open for research use.