Find 23604 archives. Archives maintain vital, family, and genealogy records, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce records.
Williamsburg Vital Records Archive 1126 Professional Drive Williamsburg VA 23185 13.7 miles from 23604 757-253-4740
Hampton Traffic Records Archive 40 Lincoln Street Hampton VA 23669 13.8 miles from 23604 757-727-6540
Portsmouth Police Records Archive 711 Crawford Street Portsmouth VA 23704 24.2 miles from 23604 757-393-8737
Virginia Beach Records Archive 2424 Courthouse Drive Virginia Beach VA 23456 37.7 miles from 23604 757-385-4123
Hertford County Land Records Archive 704 North King Street Winton NC 27986 52.8 miles from 23604 252-358-7809
Chesterfield Circuit Court Records Archive 9500 Courthouse Road Chesterfield VA 23832 55.1 miles from 23604 804-748-1209
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.