The National Archives

The National Archives and Records Administration has two buildings, Archives I (near the National Mall in Washington, DC) and Archives II (College Park, MD). They house about 10 billion historical records.

Interesting links include:

A news story about The National Archives’ treasure hunters; The official homepage; A Wikipedia article on the NARA; NARA’s online exhibits; and the American Memory Historical collections, including Baseball Cards, 1887-1914 and Early Films of New York, 1898-1906.

*the above image is of Richard Nixon’s resignation letter in the American Originals exhibit, shown here.


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