Archives in Newport County, Rhode Island

There are 2 Archives in Newport County, Rhode Island, serving a population of 83,204 people in an area of 103 square miles. There is 1 Archives per 41,602 people, and 1 Archives per 51 square miles.

In Rhode Island, Newport County is ranked 1st of 5 counties in Archives per capita, and 1st of 5 counties in Archives per square mile.

List of Newport County Archives

Find Newport County, Rhode Island archives.

Newport Police Records Archive 120 Broadway Newport, RI

Newport Vital Records Archive 43 Broadway Newport, RI

About Newport County Archives

Newport County Archives are collections of permanently valuable records that pertain to organizations, governments, or businesses in Newport County, 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 County history. A repository of Archives is typically housed in a building designated for that purpose. Newport County 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 County public records
  • Historical documents, directories, and photographs
  • Newport County military records
  • Rhode Island historical records
  • Genealogy records in Newport County, RI