Prologue Magazine

Prologue magazine brings readers stories based on the rich holdings and programs of the National Archives across the nation—from Washington, DC, to the regional archives and the Presidential libraries. Access our articles online, in print, or download high-quality issues for your tablet or phone at Zinio.

Prologue has been published quarterly by the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) for nearly 50 years. The Winter 2017–18 issue will be the last printed edition.

Purchase Prologue

You can buy a copy of Prologue for $6.

How to order:

  1. Call 1-866-272-6272 or 202-357-5482.
  2. Print this form and mail it with your payment to:

         National Archives and Records Administration
         National Archives Trust Fund, Cashier (XT)
         8601 Adelphi Road
         College Park, MD 20740-6001

         Or fax the form to 202-357-5918.

Some issues are out of print. Call 202-357-5482 to check availability.