History and Genealogy Order Forms
Selected materials at TSLA are now available for delivery by e-mail.
Research and Photocopy Fees
Includes up to 20 photocopies, additional copies are 50¢.
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This form is used to order the following: federal census indexes & transcriptions; land grant index; telephone books; city directories; and county record indexes for marriages and probate records.
This form is used to order the following: federal census records, land grants, vital records (birth & death), county records (marriage, probate, county court minutes, circuit court minutes, chancery court minutes, deeds) and newspaper articles.
This form is used to order the following: published military indexes (Revolutionary War pension abstracts, Tennesseans in the War of 1812, War of 1812 pension abstracts, Cherokee Removal service abstracts, Mexican War service abstracts, Mexican War pension abstracts, Tennesseans in the Civil War, Tennessee Confederate soldiers' & widows pension applications, Spanish American War service abstracts) and military records on microfilm (Tennessee Civil War compiled service records, Tennessee Confederate soldiers' and widows pension applications, World War I service abstracts, World War I Gold Star records, World War I Draft registration forms, and World War I questionnaires).
Some printed indexes and microfilmed records may be available for delivery through our e-mail service. Requests to be delivered by e-mail, however, must be submitted in the same manner as our Services by Mail requests: payment in advance by check, money order or credit card is required. Send your request to Tennessee State Library and Archives, Research Department, 403 Seventh Avenue North, Nashville TN 37243-0312. If you request electronic delivery of a document, you must check the e-mail box under "Delivery Instructions". If no boxes are marked, or if more than one box is marked, the record will be photocopied and sent via US Mail.
Digital copies of records will be sent from the e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org.
Updated August 29, 2013