National Archives at Seattle

Genealogy and Historical Research at Seattle

Finding Aids and Name Indexes

National Archives at Seattle resource guides and finding aids can assist with research on specific Federal agencies, name and topical searches, and locating digitized microfilm.

Find rules and regulations, information about researcher cards and what to expect when you arrive, and learn tips for handling original records.

Learn how to order copies or scans of records from Research Services staff, and how to utilize self-service copying in the research room.