National Archives Pacific Region (Riverside)

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*[http://www.archives.gov/riverside/ National Archives at Riverside] holdings, family history resources, one-of-a-kind record guides, contact information, court case files, workshops, and neighboring federal repositories.  
 
*[http://www.archives.gov/riverside/ National Archives at Riverside] holdings, family history resources, one-of-a-kind record guides, contact information, court case files, workshops, and neighboring federal repositories.  
*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://www.archives.gov/riverside/genealogy.html Genealogy Research in Riverside] getting started guide, available records, online catalog / databases.
*Repository catalog online. <br>
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*[http://aad.archives.gov/aad/ Access to Archival Databases (AAD)] a search engine into some of NARA's holdings of electronic records. Search by person, geographic areas, organizations, or dates.  
*Repository database. <br>
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*[http://www.archives.gov/research/arc/ Archival Research Catalog (ARC)] the online catalog of over 63% of NARA's nationwide holdings. Searches by keywords, by location, organization, person, or topics, and for digitized images.  
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*[http://www.archives.gov/research/alic/ Archives Library Information Center (ALIC)] American history and government, archival administration, information management, and government documents for archivists, librarians, and the public.
  
 
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*[http://www.archives.gov/riverside/finding-aids/microfilm.html Index of Microfilm Available in the Reference Room] allows you to identify microfilms at Riverside.  
  
 
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=== Alternate Repositories  ===

Revision as of 10:14, 30 October 2013

National Archives Pacific Region (Riverside)
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Contents

Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  riverside.archives@nara.gov

Address:[1]

National Archives at Riverside
23123 Cajalco Road
Perris, CA 92570-7298

Telephone:[1]  951-956-2000
Fax:  951-956-2049

Hours and holidays:[1]  Monday through Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Textual research room closes at 4:00 P.M. (last pull is 3:00 P.M.)

Directions and map:[1]  Click here.

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

Over 60,000 cubic feet of archival holdings from l850 to the l990s including textual records, maps, and photos. These records were created by federal courts and nearly 80 federal agencies in:

  • southern California
  • Arizona
  • Clark County, Nevada.

Research areas include history, life and culture of 50 Native Americans groups, ethnic diversity, Chinese Exclusion, immigration and naturalization, land, settlement and development of the American West, World War II, military buildup, civilian defense and Japanese Removal, maritime history.[2] Of special interest to genealogists are federal censuses 1790-1940, military post returns from California and Arizona, the Five Civilized Tribes, Revolutionary War service records and bounty land warrants, selected American Civil War records, passenger arrival lists, Mexican and Canadian border crossing records, passport applications, California Indian enrollment applications, postmasters, Freedmen's Bureau records, Asian immigration, naturalizations, federal land records for southern California and Arizona, sailors and merchant marines ported in southern California, tax list of Territorial Arizona, and federal District Court records.[3]

Tips

  • No appointment is necessary, however, you can be better served if you call in advance of visiting.[1]

Guides

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 Pacific Region (Riverside), 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

  • Nixon Library and Museum
  • Reagan Library and Museum

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Address, Hours, Directions &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Contacts in National Archives (accessed 30 October 2013).
  2. Welcome to the National Archives at Riverside in National Archives (accessed 30 October 2013).
  3. Genealogy Research in Riverside in National Archives (accessed 30 October 2013).