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State Resources — Alaska

Updated: August 2002

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document Vital Records

State office has birth, marriage, and death records since 1913, and divorce records since 1950.

Birth, Marriage, Divorce, & Death Records

Call (907) 465-3392 for information on record lookup fees.

Write to:
Department of Health and Social Services
Bureau of Vital Statistics
P.O. Box 110675
Juneau, AK 99811-0675

For district divorce records, contact the Clerk of Superior Court in judicial district where divorce was granted — Juneau and Ketchikan (First District), Nome (Second District), Anchorage (Third District), and Fairbanks (Fourth District). Cost will vary.

book State Archives and Libraries

The Division of Libraries and Archives currently has information on territories, court records from 1884 to 1959 (criminal and civil), newspapers, photographs, maps, censuses records, a national collection of biographies, journals, and more on Alaska and pre-1900 Canada..

Call (907) 465-2910. Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00-5:00, closed Saturday, Sunday, and all state holidays.
Write to:
Division of Libraries and Archives
Department of Education
P.O. Box 110571-0571
Juneau, AK 99811
Other Libraries:
General Kenai Community Library
163 Main Street Loop
Kenai, AK 99611
Telephone: (907)-283-4378.
South Central Region University of Alaska, Anchorage
Consortium Library
Archives and Manuscripts Department
3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
Telephone: (907) 786-1848
Arctic Polar Region University of Alaska, Fairbanks
E. E. Rasmuson Library
Rare Books, Archives and Manuscripts
P.O. Box 756808
Fairbanks, AK 99775-6808
Telephone: (907) 474-7481

 Local Genealogical Societies

Write to:
Alaska Genealogical Society
7030 Dickerson Drive
Anchorage, AK 99504
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