National Archives at Atlanta

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The National Archives Southeast Region holds permanent records created by federal agencies and courts in the following states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee.


Strengths:
Southern history, federal records, court records
Parent Institution:
United States. National Archives and Records Administration
Location:
5780 Jonesboro Road Morrow, Georgia 30260
Email:
atlanta.archives@nara.gov
Phone:
+1-770-968-2100

Collections

Name Description
Civil Case Files, 1938-1995, Records of the District Courts of the United States Civil rights cases from U.S. District courts
Coastwise Slave Manifests, 1801 - 1860, Records of the U.S. Customs Service, 1745 - 1997 Slave manifests dating between 1801 and 1860 submitted to the Collector of Customs at the Port of Savannah, Georgia by vessels engaged in coastwise travel.
Enumeration and Enrollment Censuses, compiled 1893-1913 Census books enumerating Cherokee Indians residing in communities and counties within the Cherokee Indian Reservation from 1893 to 1913
Equity Cases, 1926 - 1937, Records of the District Courts of the United States, 1685-2009
Leo M. Frank v. C. Wheeler Mangum, Sheriff of Fulton County, Georgia Writ of habeas corpus filed by Leo Frank in 1915.
Mixed Case Files, 1790 - 1860, Records of District Courts of the United States, 1685 - 2009
Naturalization Certificate Stubs, Records of District Courts of the United States Naturalization records for Georgia residents dating from 1825 to 1994.
Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, 1793 - 1999, Subject Numeric Correspondence Files, 6/14/1914 - 6/1926 Correspondence, telegrams, reports, memos, forms and invoices, as well as a few photographs, maps and blueprints documenting the daily activity of the Superintendent in administering the Cherokee Indian Agency and Schools.
Records of the Bureau of Prisons, 1870 - 2009
Tennessee Valley Authority Records Georgia selections from the records of the Tennessee Valley Authority dating from the 1930s.