Finding Aids for the National Archives at San Francisco
The National Archives at San Francisco has a variety of guides, reference information papers, lists, and other finding aids. The small percentage of them that are available online are listed below.
- Guide to Archival Holdings at the National Archives at San Francisco.
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.
- Our National Archives Catalog contains selected information pertaining to records at the San Francisco facility.
- Lists of Former Inmates of U.S. Penitentiary, Alcatraz, 1934-63 from Records of the Bureau of Prisons (RG 129)
- Records in the National Archives at San Francisco for the Study of Ethnic History
- Records in the National Archives at San Francisco for the Study of Labor and Business History, 1996.
- Records in the National Archives at San Francisco for the Study of Science, Technology, Natural Resources, and the Environment
- 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 San Francisco facility.
- New Accessions