“It is well documented that women have played a major role in the birth of Palm Springs as a city and tourist destination from Nellie Coffman, who opened the Desert Inn in 1909, to Zadie Bunker, a women who knew how to fix cars and the proprietor of Bunker’s Garage.

To begins its monthly history column on LGBTQ+ history in the Coachella Valley, the LGBTQ+ History & Archives of the Desert honors National Women’s Month in March by looking back on the very first lesbian hotel in Palm Springs…”

[Read the full article at palmspringslife.com]