Find 19931 archives. Archives maintain vital, family, and genealogy records, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce records.
Ocean City Police Records Archive 6501 Coastal Highway Ocean City MD 21842 32.6 miles from 19931 410-723-6604
Dover Police Records Archive 400 South Queen Street Dover DE 19904 40.4 miles from 19931 302-736-7105
Dover Public Archive 121 Duke of York Street Dover DE 19901 40.7 miles from 19931 302-744-5000
Dover Public Archive 121 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard North Dover DE 19901 40.8 miles from 19931 302-744-5000
Maryland State Archive 350 Rowe Boulevard Annapolis MD 21401 55.2 miles from 19931 410-260-6400
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.