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Rhode Island Department of State
Nellie M.Gorbea
Secretary of State

Research Appointment Form

  • Access manuscripts, photographs, and historic documents that tell the story of Rhode Islanders.
  • All materials at the State Archives are one-of-a-kind and should be handled with care.
  • Multiple records can be requested for research, however, only one record or document should be removed for review at a time.
  • Staff will complete all reproductions and copying for you.
Contact Information
Date of Archives Visit
Record Information

Please identify the type of record you are requesting to research

Additional Information How many people will be researching with you?


Rhode Island State Archives
33 Broad St.
Providence, RI 02903
Phone:(401) 222-2353
[email protected]