Puerto Rico Archives and Libraries
New York City
National Archives at New York City (Serves Puerto Rico)
201 Varick Street 12th Floor
New York, NY 10014
(Entrance on Houston Street, between Varick and Hudson)
Telephone: Toll-free 866-840-1752 or 212-401-1620
The National Archives—Northeast Region has records created by federal agencies in New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The archives has naturalization records, internal revenue service records, customs lists, and records of the U.S. District Court of Appeals. The archives also has microfilms of all available federal census records, many naturalization records, court records, passenger lists for New York City and other ports. The National Archives has announced the records of this branch will be moved to the Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House at One Bowling Green in New York City. The new home will be located in the same building as the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian.