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Revision as of 20:51, 3 December 2010

National Archives Great Lakes Region (Chicago)
NARA Chicago.jpg

Contents

Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  chicago.archives@nara.gov

Address:[1]

Regional Archives
7358 South Pulaski Road
Chicago, IL 60629-5898

Telephone: 773-948-9001
Fax:  773-948-9050

Hours and holidays:[2]

  • Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
  • Second Saturday of the month (View the Dates) 8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
  • Closed Sundays and Federal holidays

Map, directions, and public transportation:[3]

Internet sites and databases:

  • Great Lakes Region (Chicago) Internet site list of states and records covered, services, genealogy and historical research, federal and Indian censuses, military, passenger arrivals, naturalization, court records, WWII draft registration, soldier home case files, FAQs, finding aids, and new accessions.
  • Repository catalog online.
  • Repository database.
  • other(s).

Collection Description

{Please briefly describe the strengths and weaknesses of each collection for genealogists (about two or three sentences for smaller collections).[4] 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.[5]}

Tips

{Optional}

Guides

{Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. }

Alternate Repositories

{ 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 National Archives Great Lakes Region (Chicago), 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

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Contact Regional Archives Staff" in The National Archives at http://www.archives.gov/great-lakes/contact/archives.html (accessed 30 November 2010).
  2. "Great Lakes Region in Chicago, Illinois" in The National Archives at http://www.archives.gov/great-lakes/contact/directions-il.html#hours (30 November 2010).
  3. "Great Lakes Region in Chicago, Illinois" in The National Archives at http://www.archives.gov/great-lakes/contact/directions-il.html#directions (3 December 2010).
  4. Source 2.
  5. Source 3.