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The following archives, libraries, and societies have collections or services that are helpful for genealogical research:

Arkansas History Commission
One Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: (501) 682-6900
E-mail: state.archives@arkansas.gov

National Archives Southwest Region (Ft. Worth)
501 West Felix Street, Building 1
Fort Worth, TX 76115-3405
Phone: (817) 831-5620
Fax: (817) 551-2034
Internet: http://www.archives.gov/southwest/

Arkansas Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 17653
Little Rock, AR 72222
E-mail: ASKAGS@agsgenealogy.org

Southwest Arkansas Regional Archives
Old Washington Historic State Park
201 Highway 195 S
PO Box 134
Washington, AR 71862
Phone: (870) 983-2633
Fax: (870) 983-2636
E-mail: online@southwestarchives.com

Little Rock Public Library
100 Rock Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: (501) 918-3000
E-mail: calsinfo@cals.lib.ar.us

University of Arkansas
Special Collections Library
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: (479) 575-2000

To learn more about the history and record-keeping systems of Arkansas counties, use the 17 inventories of the county archives published by the Historical Records Survey around 1940. Copies of 16 inventories are available at the Family History Library.

Web Sites

You can find computerized research tips and information about ancestors from Arkansas in a variety of sources at local, state, national, and international levels. The list of sources is growing rapidly. Most of the information is available at no cost.

Addresses on the Internet change frequently. Tthe following sites are important gateways:

The USGenWeb Project

A cooperative effort by many volunteers to list genealogical databases, libraries, bulletin boards, and other resources available on the Internet for each county, state, and country.

Cyndi's List - United States - Arkansas

Roots-L

A useful list of sites and resources. Includes a large, regularly-updated research coordination list.



 

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