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COVID-19 Notice

Updated July 15, 2020

The staff of the Maryland State Archives is pleased to continue to serve you remotely. We recommend the following steps in this order:

  1. Place your orders online or by mail to obtain copies of documents.
  2. Email questions directly to our staff at
  3. If email is not possible, call our Help Desk staff at: 410-260-6487.
The search room is available by appointment only. You must request an appointment and be sent a confirmed appointment time before visiting the Archives. We cannot accommodate walk-ins. If you feel that you may need to visit in-person, please fill out the request an appointment form so that our staff can determine the best method to assist you, which may be by email, phone, or by appointment.

Thank you for your cooperation and patience.



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