Guide to Federal Records

Records of United States Army Continental Commands, 1920-1942


(Record Group 394)
1871-1945 (bulk 1920-42)

Overview of Records Locations

Table of Contents

  • 394.1 Administrative History
  • 394.2 Records of Corps Areas I-IX 1890-1945 (bulk 1920-42)
    • 394.2.1 Records of I Corps Area including predecessor Northeastern Department
    • 394.2.2 Records of II Corps Area including predecessor Eastern Department
    • 394.2.3 Records of III Corps Area
    • 394.2.4 Records of IV Corps Area including predecessor Southeastern Department
    • 394.2.5 Records of V Corps Area
    • 394.2.6 Records of VI Corps Area including predecessor Central Department
    • 394.2.7 Records of VII Corps Area
    • 394.2.8 Records of VIII Corps Area including predecessor Southern Department
    • 394.2.9 Records of IX Corps Area including predecessor Western Department
  • 394.3 Records of the District of Washington 1921-40
    • 394.3.1 General records
    • 394.3.2 Records of the Washington Provisional Brigade
  • 394.4 Records of Field Installations 1871-1942 (bulk 1917-42)
  • 394.5 Cartographic Records (General) 1922-42
    120 items
  • 394.6 Still Pictures (General)

394.1 Administrative History

Finding Aids: Preliminary inventory in National Archives microfiche edition of preliminary inventories.

Security-Classified Records: This record group may include material that is security-classified.

Related Records: Records of U.S. Army Commands, 1784-1821, RG 98.
Records of U.S. Army Coast Artillery Districts and Defenses, 1901-1942, RG 392.
Records of U.S. Army Continental Commands, 1821-1920, RG 393.
Records of U.S. Army Commands, 1942- , RG 338.

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394.6 Still Pictures (General)

SEE Photographic Prints UNDER 394.2.3 and 394.4.
SEE Lantern Slides UNDER 394.2.6.


Bibliographic note: Web version based on Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives of the United States. Compiled by Robert B. Matchette et al. Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1995.
3 volumes, 2428 pages.

Ordering information

This Web version is updated from time to time to include records processed since 1995.


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Bibliographic note: Web version based on Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives of the United States. Compiled by Robert B. Matchette et al. Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1995.
3 volumes, 2428 pages.

Ordering information

This Web version is updated from time to time to include records processed since 1995.


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