Archives in Newport, Rhode Island

There are 2 Archives in Newport, Rhode Island, serving a population of 24,745 people in an area of 8 square miles. There is 1 Archives per 12,372 people, and 1 Archives per 3 square miles.

In Rhode Island, Newport is ranked 2nd of 85 cities in Archives per capita, and 2nd of 85 cities in Archives per square mile.

List of Newport Archives

Find Newport, Rhode Island archives.

Newport Police Records Archive 120 Broadway Newport, RI

Newport Vital Records Archive 43 Broadway Newport, RI

About Newport Archives

Newport Archives are collections of permanently valuable records that pertain to organizations, governments, or businesses in Newport, RI. Archived records include correspondence, reports, manuscripts, minutes, and other forms of documented evidence of past events. They can be used for research and analysis of past events, establishing or verifying legal claims, and preserving Newport history. A repository of Archives is typically housed in a building designated for that purpose. Newport Archives include museums, churches and other faith-based organizations, universities and colleges, businesses, and genealogical groups and societies.

You may contact the Archives for questions about:
  • Newport public records
  • Historical documents, directories, and photographs
  • Newport military records
  • Rhode Island historical records
  • Genealogy records in Newport, RI