Find 18846 archives. Archives maintain vital, family, and genealogy records, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce records.
Shavertown Police Records Archive 180 East Center Street Shavertown PA 18708 25.5 miles from 18846 570-696-1174
Scranton Central Records Archive 100 South Washington Avenue Scranton PA 18503 32.8 miles from 18846 570-348-4150
Tioga County Records Archive 56 Main Street Owego NY 13827 33.2 miles from 18846 607-687-8680
New York Archive 44 Hawley Street Binghamton NY 13901 36.7 miles from 18846 607-721-8428
Chemung County Records Archive 203 Lake Street Elmira NY 14901 43.8 miles from 18846 607-737-2837
Archives managed by government entities are generally accessible to the public. Many offer regular public hours while others may only be open by appointment. Some Archives may include special collections that restrict access more stringently than general collections. Archives maintained by private organizations may not be accessible by the public.
No. The public use of an Archive is much more restricted than is typical for items in a public library. Archives often require visitors to register, provide identification, and submit request forms in order to view an item in the collection. In addition, most Archives have detailed usage guidelines in place to prevent theft or loss of Archive materials.
Yes, many Archives are interested in accepting materials of enduring historical value. Archivists will evaluate potential donations to ensure that they meet the Archive's standards. Archives will typically require that a deed of gift be signed that legally documents the transfer of ownership of the donated materials.