Collections: Archives

Policy and procedures for archival collections are outlined in NPS Management Policy (2006) and the Museum Handbook, Part II, Appendix D: Archives and Manuscripts Collections. In general, NPS archives also follow best practices as outlined in the Basic Manual Series as published by the Society of American Archivists. Policy and procedures for NPS records management are outlined in NPS Management Policy (2001), Directors Order 19: Records Management (2001); Records Management Handbook (2005) and Appendix B: Records Disposition Schedule (2005).

Collection Stacks Manuscripts/Documents PORE 2390 First Order Light Point Reyes 1907 Maps/Plans/Drawings
HPRC 011230 Four Horse Color Guard Government Records HPRC 045600 Photographs
Oral History Oral History NPS Finding Aids

Last updated: November 3, 2016

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1 Bear Valley Road
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956


(415) 464-5100
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