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Tennessee State Library and Archives
Contact InformationE-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hours: Monday - Saturday 8:00am - 6:00pm CST
Directions, map, and parking:
Internet sites and databases:
African American records, bibliographies, birth and death records, federal censuses, early county records, tax lists, local histories, school censuses, county archives directory, governors' papers, manuscripts, military records, Native American Cherokee records, newspapers, obituary indexes in public libraries list, place names and maps, state agency records, acts and petitions, Tennessee postcards, city directories and telephone books, penitentiary inmates, and Tennessee county historians.
Digital. In addition to the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL), online sources include the Tennessee Virtual Archives (TeVA), 19th century newspapers, Civil War era database, Civil War sourcebook, TSLA photograph database, Tennessee's landmark documents (state papers), Nashville city directories, and over a dozen "online exhibits".
Services. TSLA also offers a copying service for selected materials, advice on preserving family records, news and updates, public library services and a directory, education outreach, a library for the blind and physically handicapped, and preservation suggestions for archivists and government officials.
No cameras or scanners are allowed in the Archives and Manuscripts Room, but may be permitted in other areas.
If you cannot visit or find a record at the Tennessee State Library and Archives, a similar record may be available at one of the following.
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