National Archives at Kansas City

Finding Aids

Reference Service Information for Textual Records and Microfilm

Please be aware that the National Archives at Kansas City has relocated to a new facility in the Union Station District of Kansas City. Some textual records and microfilm that researchers may wish to view are not stored at this facility, but can be pulled for researchers with advanced notice. More...

See our National Archives Catalog for selected information on records at the National Archives at Kansas City.

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National Archives Identifier: 283523, Shopping district and parking lot. St. Louis (?). Color, 1956

Reference Information

Guide to Archival Holdings at the National Archives at Kansas City.
Record group level descriptions of archival holdings including agency administrative history; dates and volume; narrative description of source, content, and types of records; list of finding aids and related microfilm; restriction statements.

Entries provide details not available in the Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives of the United States, 1995.

National Archives Catalog
Selected information in the National Archives Catalog pertains to records at the Kansas City facility. Learn how to find descriptions of selected records from the facility's archival holdings in this searchable database.

The National Archives at Kansas City has a variety of guides, reference information papers, lists, and other finding aids. The small percentage that are available online are listed below.

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Record Group 21, Records of the District Courts of the United States


Record Group 75, Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs