National Archives at Kansas City

Name Indexes and Subject List

African-Americans:

African-American Resources on microfilm at the National Archives at Kansas City

 

Aliens:

Alien Applications for Permission to Depart, 1919-1920 (Record Group 21), U.S. District Court for the Third (Fort Scott) Division of the District of Kansas. View series information and digitized content in the National Archives Catalog.

Alien Case Files, 1944-2003 (Record Group 566), Department of Justice, Immigration and Naturalization Service. View series information and search indexed files in the National Archives Catalog. See more information about researching Alien Files (A-Files).

Records of the Selective Service System at the National Archives at Kansas City (Record Group 147)

Alien's Personal History and Statement Forms, 1942-1947 (Iowa). View series information and digitized content in the National Archives Catalog.

Alien's Personal History and Statement Forms, 1942-1947 (Kansas). View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Alien's Personal History and Statement Forms, 1942-1947 (Minnesota). View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Alien's Personal History and Statement Forms, 1942-1946 (Missouri). View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Alien's Personal History and Statement Forms, 1942-1945 (Nebraska). View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Alien's Personal History and Statement Forms, 1942-1945 (North Dakota). View series information and digitized content in the National Archives Catalog.

 

Chinese Immigration:

Chinese Immigration and Chinese in the United States: Records in the Regional Archives of the National Archives and Records Administration, RIP 99, 1996. Selected information pertains to records at the Kansas City facility.

 

Labor/Employment:

Committee on Fair Employment Practice (Record Group 228) - Missouri

Kansas City Closed Cases, Committee on Fair Employment Practice (Record Group 228), ca. 1941-1946

National Labor Relations Board (Record Group 25)

Subject Correspondence Files, Kansas City Regional Office, ca. 1933-40. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Charges and Complaints Case Files, Kansas City Regional Office, ca. 1934-37. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Subject Correspondence Files, St. Louis Regional Office, ca. 1933-35. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

 

Land/Environment:

Bureau of Land Management (Record Group 49) - Kansas

Dodge City, Kansas, and Topeka, Kansas, Land Offices, ca. 1905-1937, Name Index to Cancelled, Rejected, and Relinquished Land Entry Files. View series information from the Dodge City Office and Topeka Office in the National Archives Catalog.

Kansas Land Offices, Land Tract Volume List, ca. 1854-1924. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Bureau of Land Management (Record Group 49) - Missouri

Missouri Land Offices, Land Tract Volume List, 1819-1898. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Bureau of Land Management (Record Group 49) - Nebraska

Alliance, Nebraska, Land Office, ca. 1869-1950, Name Index to Cancelled, Rejected, and Relinquished Land Entry Files. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Broken Bow, Nebraska, Land Office, ca. 1902-1918, Name Index to Cancelled, Rejected, and Relinquished Land Entry Files. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Lincoln, Nebraska, Land Office, ca. 1905-1933 Name Index to Cancelled, Rejected, and Relinquished Land Entry Files. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

North Platte, Nebraska, Land Office, ca. 1902-1922, Name Index to Cancelled, Rejected, and Relinquished Land Entry Files. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

O'Neill, Nebraska, Land Office, ca. 1900-1918, Name Index to Cancelled, Rejected, and Relinquished Land Entry Files. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Valentine, Nebraska, Land Office, ca. 1907-1918, Name Index to Cancelled, Rejected, and Relinquished Land Entry Files. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Farmers Home Administration (Record Group 96)

Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota, 1937-1947, Farm Ownership Case Files Index for Region 7, Records of the Farmers Home Administration, Rural Rehabilitation Division. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Kansas, Name Index to Rural Rehabilitation Loan Case Files for Region 7, Records of the Farmers Home Administration, Rural Rehabilitation Division. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

War Assets Administration (Record Group 270)

Real Property Disposal Case Files Index, ca. 1941-55, Region VIII (includes Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, and South Dakota). View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Environmental Protection Agency (Record Group 412)

Program Development Files, 1975-1979. View series information and digitized content in the National Archives Catalog.

Flood Cleanup Subject Files, 1993. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Flood Cleanup Vouchers and Related Records, 1993. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Weekly Flood Cost Reports and Related Records, 1993 Open PDF file. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Closed Site Files (Superfund), 1977-1994 Open PDF file. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Department of Energy (Record Group 434)

Weldon Springs Remedial Action Project, Public Involvement Records, 1986-2002. View series information in the National Archives Catalog. See the following media-specific research guides for this series:

 

Leavenworth Penitentiary Inmates:

Name Index to Inmate Case Files, 1895-1931 (Record Group 129). View series information and digitized content in the National Archives Catalog.

 

National Parks:

National Parks and Monuments, ca. 1934-1952, Records of Region II, Records of the National Park Service (Record Group 79) Folder List PDF file. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Recreation, Land Use, and State Cooperation, 1937-1952, Records of Region II, Records of the National Park Service (Record Group 79) Folder List PDF file. View series information and digitized content in the National Archives Catalog.

Regional Administration Files, ca. 1936-1952, Records of Region II, Records of the National Park Service (Record Group 79) Folder List PDF file. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Regulations and Instructions, ca. 1937-1942, Records of Region II, Records of the National Park Service (Record Group 79) Folder List PDF file. View series information and digitized content in the National Archives Catalog.

Roosevelt National Park, ca. 1947-1953, Records of Region II, Records of the National Park Service (Record Group 79) Folder List PDF file. View series information and digitized content in the National Archives Catalog.

 

Native Americans:

Name Index to Pipestone Indian School Student Files, 1910-1954, Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs (Record Group 75). View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

See more information about resources available on Native American research.

 

Naturalizations:

A Quick Guide to Federal Naturalization Records at the National Archives at Kansas City.

Iowa

Creston Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Records, Including Declarations and Petitions, 1930-1951, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa, Southern (Creston) Division. Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Creston in the National Archives Catalog:

Keokuk Naturalizations, Name Index to Miscellaneous Records Pertaining to Naturalization, 1840-1888, U.S. District Court, District of Iowa, Southern (Keokuk) Division. Record Group 21. We have no naturalization petitions from this court. However, the records indexed here include the following series:

Mason City Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Records, Including Petitions and Declarations, 1942-1961, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa, Central (Mason City) Division. Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Mason City in the National Archives Catalog:

Ottumwa Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Records, Including Petitions and Declarations, 1916-1951, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa, Ottumwa Division. Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Ottumwa in the National Archives Catalog:

Kansas

Fort Scott Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Records, Including Petitions and Declarations, 1915-1967, U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, Fort Scott Division. Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Ottumwa in the National Archives Catalog:

Kansas City Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Records, U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 1948-1970, Kansas City Division. Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Kansas City in the National Archives Catalog:

Kansas Indian Naturalizations, Name Index to Indians Naturalized in Kansas, ca. 1865-1874, U.S. District Court, District of Kansas. Record Group 21. View the following series related to Kansas Indian Naturalizations in the National Archives Catalog:

Topeka Naturalizations, U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, Topeka Division. Record Group 21. The following indexes exist for naturalization records from Topeka:

View the following naturalization series from Topeka in the National Archives Catalog:

Missouri

Cape Girardeau Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Petitions, ca. 1908-1979, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri, Southeast Division, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Cape Girardeau in the National Archives Catalog:

Hannibal Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Petitions, ca. 1907-1973, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri, Northern Division, Hannibal, Missouri, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Hannibal in the National Archives Catalog:

Jefferson City Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Petitions, ca. 1938-1982, U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, Central Division, Jefferson City, Missouri, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Jefferson City in the National Archives Catalog:

Joplin Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Petitions, ca. 1931-ca. 1969, U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, Southwest Division, Joplin, Missouri, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Joplin in the National Archives Catalog:

Springfield Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Petitions, ca. 1911-ca. 1983, U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, Southern Division, Springfield, Missouri, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Springfield in the National Archives Catalog:

St. Joseph Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Petitions, ca. 1908-1976, U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, Northern Division, St. Joseph, Missouri, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from St. Joseph in the National Archives Catalog:

Kansas City

The National Archives at Kansas City has a WPA card index to naturalizations (1848-1950) covering the greater Kansas City area, much of Kansas and Missouri, and parts of Oklahoma. We also have a certificate stub index to naturalizations in the U.S. District Court, Kansas City, Missouri (1914-1985). You can request a search of the card index online. Series information is also available in the National Archives Catalog for the following naturalization records from Kansas City:

St. Louis

View this Name Index to Naturalizations for naturalization record created by the U.S. Circuit and U.S. District Courts, Eastern District of Missouri, Eastern Division (St. Louis), Record Group 21, during the period 1846-1890. The National Archives at Kansas City also has a card index for U.S. District Court and U.S. Circuit Court naturalization petitions filed in St. Louis (1890-1991). East St. Louis, Illinois, records do not appear in this index. You can request a search of the card index online. Series information is also available in the National Archives Catalog for the following naturalization records from St. Louis:

Nebraska

Chadron Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Records, Including Declarations and Petitions, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Chadron in the National Archives Catalog:

Grand Island Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Petitions, ca. 1930-1951, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Grand Island in the National Archives Catalog:

Hastings Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Petitions, ca. 1931-1951, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Hastings in the National Archives Catalog:

Lincoln Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalizations Petitions, ca. 1932-1980, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Lincoln in the National Archives Catalog:

McCook Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Records, Including Declarations and Petitions, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from McCook in the National Archives Catalog:

Norfolk Naturalizations, Name Index to Petitions, ca. 1929-1942, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Norfolk in the National Archives Catalog:

North Platte Naturalizations, Name Index to Petitions and Declarations of Intent, ca. 1930-1951, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from North Platte in the National Archives Catalog:

Omaha Naturalizations, Name Index to Petitions, ca. 1867-1991, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, Record Group 21. View the following naturalization series from Omaha in the National Archives Catalog:

North Dakota

District of North Dakota Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Records, U.S. District and U.S. Circuit Courts. View the following naturalization series from North Dakota in the National Archives Catalog:

South Dakota & Dakota Territory

South Dakota and Dakota Territory Naturalizations, Name Index to Naturalization Records; U.S. District, U.S. Circuit, and U.S. Territorial Courts. View the following naturalization series from South Dakota in the National Archives Catalog:

 

New Deal/Great Depression Era:

General Subject Files, Folder List, ca. 1933-1936, Records of the National Recovery Administration, Region VII (Record Group 9)Open PDF file. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Insurance Program State Agreements, Folder List, ca. 1951-1979, Social Security Administration, Region VII, Records of the Office of the Regional Commissioner (Record Group 47). View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

Correspondence of the Regional Youth Administrator, Folder Title List, ca. 1939-1943, National Youth Administration (Record Group 119)Open PDF file. View series information in the National Archives Catalog.

 

Veterans:

Leavenworth Soldiers Home, Leavenworth, Kansas. Records of the Veterans Administration (Record Group 15).

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