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=== Contact Information  ===
 
=== Contact Information  ===
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'''Arkansas History Commission''' is now '''Arkansas State Archives'''<br><br>
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:state.archives@arkansas.gov state.archives@arkansas.gov]
  
'''E-mail:'''<ref name="S1">Source 1.</ref>&nbsp;&nbsp;[[State.archives@arkansas.gov|state.archives@arkansas.gov]]<br>
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'''Address:'''
 
 
'''Address:'''<ref name="S1" />
 
 
 
One Capitol Mall<br>Little Rock, AR 72201<br>
 
  
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'''Department of Arkansas Heritage'''<br>1100 North Street<br>Little Rock, AR 72201<br>
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'''Telephone:''' 501-324-9150<br>
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'''Fax:''' 501-324-9154
  
'''Telephone:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;&nbsp;501.682.6900<br>'''Fax:''' &nbsp;802-000-0000<br>  
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'''Telephone:''' 501-682-6900 (Arkansas State Archives)<br>
  
'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" />&nbsp;8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday through Saturday.&nbsp; Closed on state holidays.  
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'''Hours and holidays:''' 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday through Saturday. Closed on state holidays.  
  
'''Directions, maps, and public transportation:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;{''Optional''} <br>  
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'''Directions, maps, and public transportation:'''<br>  
  
 
'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>  
 
'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>  
  
*Repository Internet site ''{create a link for each bullet, and then give a line or two listing content so the reader will know if it is worthwhile to click on that link}.''<br>
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*[http://archives.arkansas.gov/ArkansasStateArchives/home Arkansas State Archives]
*[http://www.ark-ives.com/documenting/ CARAT]{{WC}} Catalog of Arkansas Archival Treasures online, and in [http://www.worldcat.org/ WorldCat]. <br>
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*[http://archives.arkansas.gov/ArkansasStateArchives/Regional-Archives Regional Archives]: Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives, Southwest Arkansas Regional Archives
*Repository database. <br>
 
*other(s).<br>
 
  
 
=== Collection Description  ===
 
=== Collection Description  ===
  
{''Please briefly '''describe the strengths and weaknesses''' of each collection for genealogists (about two or three sentences for smaller collections).<ref>Source 2.</ref> For example, explain the collection size, who (which ethnic, political, or religious groups) are covered, dates covered, jurisdictions covered, record types available, significant indexes, and any noteworthy record loss or gaps.<ref>Source 3.</ref>''}
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*[http://archives.arkansas.gov/ArkansasStateArchives/Collections Arkansas State Archives Collections]: Descriptions and links to Arkansas Digital Archives, Arkansas State Archives Online Catalog, and Arkansas newspapers digitized on Chronicling America
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*[https://digitalheritage.arkansas.gov/ Arkansas Digital Archives] - A wide variety of digitized material: county and local records; maps; newspapers; indexes (military, land, death records); Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives (NEARA) and Southwest Arkansas Regional Archives (SARA) finding aids, collection inventories, vertical files.
  
 
=== Tips  ===
 
=== Tips  ===
  
{Optional}
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*[http://archives.arkansas.gov/ArkansasStateArchives/Research-FAQs-Tips Arkansas State Archives] Research FAQs and tips
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*[http://archives.arkansas.gov/ArkansasStateArchives/Research-Services Research services]: Limited research services, ordering copies or microfilm. For help with limited research requests:
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**[http://www.arkansasheritage.com/ArkansasStateArchives/Ask-An-Archivist Ask an archivist]
  
 
=== Guides  ===
 
=== Guides  ===
  
{''Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. ''}
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*[https://digitalheritage.arkansas.gov/guides-finding-aids/ Guides and Finding aids] at Arkansas State Archives
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**[https://digitalheritage.arkansas.gov/resource-guides/ Resource guides] - highlighting research topics and related materials held by the Arkansas State Archives: African-American, cemetery, Civil War, immigration, property, World War I, and others.
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**[https://digitalheritage.arkansas.gov/finding-aids/ Finding aids] - inventory and description of holdings; keyword searchable.
  
 
=== Alternate Repositories  ===
 
=== Alternate Repositories  ===
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[[Category:Arkansas Archives and Libraries]] [[Category:WorldCat_libraries]]

Latest revision as of 13:53, 30 January 2021


Arkansas History Commission


Contact Information[edit | edit source]

Arkansas History Commission is now Arkansas State Archives

E-mail: state.archives@arkansas.gov

Address:

Department of Arkansas Heritage
1100 North Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
Telephone: 501-324-9150
Fax: 501-324-9154

Telephone: 501-682-6900 (Arkansas State Archives)

Hours and holidays: 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday through Saturday. Closed on state holidays.

Directions, maps, and public transportation:

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description[edit | edit source]

  • Arkansas State Archives Collections: Descriptions and links to Arkansas Digital Archives, Arkansas State Archives Online Catalog, and Arkansas newspapers digitized on Chronicling America
  • Arkansas Digital Archives - A wide variety of digitized material: county and local records; maps; newspapers; indexes (military, land, death records); Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives (NEARA) and Southwest Arkansas Regional Archives (SARA) finding aids, collection inventories, vertical files.

Tips[edit | edit source]

Guides[edit | edit source]

  • Guides and Finding aids at Arkansas State Archives
    • Resource guides - highlighting research topics and related materials held by the Arkansas State Archives: African-American, cemetery, Civil War, immigration, property, World War I, and others.
    • Finding aids - inventory and description of holdings; keyword searchable.

Alternate Repositories[edit | edit source]

{ List (link to a Wiki article for) at least one or more other repositories that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.}

If you cannot visit or find a source at the Arkansas History Commission, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

  • Alternate Repository {create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}

Similar Collections



Neighboring Collections


Sources[edit | edit source]