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Finding Aids

Finding Aids are descriptions of collections, often down to the item level, for records kept by the Missouri State Archives. Finding Aids include agency or biographical histories, timelines, and information on related collections when applicable.

Click on a link below for a state agency. If you do not find the Finding Aid you need, contact the Archives at (573) 751-3280 or archref@sos.mo.gov. There are many finding aids drafts the staff can access that are not online.

 

Click on a Record Group below or scroll down to browse.

 RG003 Office of the Governor

 RG337 State Board of Registration for the Healing Arts

 RG005 Office of Secretary of State

 RG395 State Capitol Commissions

 RG101 Office of Administration

 RG403 Civil War Centennial Commission of Missouri

 RG102 Department of Agriculture

 RG404 First State Capitol Sesquicentennial Celebration Committee

 RG103 Department of Conservation

 RG405 American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Missouri 

 RG104 Department of Economic Development

 RG550 Missouri General Assembly

 RG105 Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

 RG552 Legislators’ Papers

 RG107 Department of Transportation

 RG561 Joint, Interim and Special Legislative Committees

 RG108 Department of Labor and Industrial Relations

 RG600 Missouri Supreme Court

 RG114 Department of Corrections

 RG820 Municipal Records

 RG115 Department of Health and Senior Services

 RG951 U.S. Recorder of Land Titles

 RG133 Office of Adjutant General

 RG952 U.S. Surveyor General

 RG213 Missouri State Penitentiary

 RG960 U.S. Civilian Conservation Corps

 RG336 Division of Professional Registration

 RG998 Manuscripts

 

RG 003 Office of the Governor

 

RG 005 Office of Secretary of State

Administrative Rules

Business Services (includes Commissions)

Elections

Missouri State Library

Publications

Records Services

Secretaries of State

Securities

Session Laws

Special Collections

  

RG 101 Office of Administration

 

RG 102 Department of Agriculture

Animal Health

 

RG 103 Department of Conservation

 

RG 104 Department of Economic Development

 

RG 105 Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

 

RG 107 Department of Transportation

 

RG 108 Department of Labor and Industrial Relations

 

RG 114 Department of Corrections

 

RG 115 Department of Health and Senior Services

   

RG 133 Office of Adjutant General

Civil War Regimental Returns

 

RG 213 Missouri State Penitentiary

 

RG 336 Division of Professional Registration

 

RG 337 Board of Registration for the Healing Arts

 

RG 395 State Capitol Commissions

 

RG 403 Civil War Centennial Commission of Missouri

 

RG 404 First State Capitol Sesquicentennial Celebration Committee

 

RG 405 American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Missouri

 

RG 550 Missouri General Assembly

Session Records

House Communications

House and Senate Journals

 

RG 552 Legislators’ Papers

 

RG 561 Joint, Interim and Special Legislative Committees

 

RG 600 Missouri Supreme Court

 

RG 820 Municipal Records

 

RG 951 U.S. Recorder of Land Titles

 

RG 952 U.S. Surveyor General

 

RG 960 U.S. Civilian Conservation Corps

 

RG 998 Manuscripts

These are posted on a separate page. Click HERE to access our manuscript finding aids.

 

 


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The Missouri State Archives collections are non-circulating. Permanent state government records housed in the Missouri State Archives stacks area are available for use in the Archives Research Room. Advance request must be made for use of records from the stacks on Thursday evenings, Saturdays, and holidays. Microfilm and a limited selection of printed works are available in the Archives Research Room to researchers at all times.