Find 23847 archives. Archives maintain vital, family, and genealogy records, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce records.
Northampton County Land Records Archive 102 Thomas Bragg Drive Jackson NC 27845 20.6 miles from 23847 252-534-5941
Hertford County Land Records Archive 704 North King Street Winton NC 27986 39.1 miles from 23847 252-358-7809
Chesterfield Circuit Court Records Archive 9500 Courthouse Road Chesterfield VA 23832 49.4 miles from 23847 804-748-1209
Nash County Vital Records Archive 120 West Washington Street Nashville NC 27856 53.3 miles from 23847 252-459-9839
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.