African American Resource Center
New Orleans Public Library

African American Genealogical Research in New Orleans
List of Libraries, Archives and Repositories

New Orleans Public Library
219 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112-2044

The Church of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints*
Family History Center
5025 Cleveland Place
Metairie, LA 70003

Louisiana State Archives
3851 Essen Lane
P.O. Box 94125
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9125

Vital Records Registry
325 Loyola Avenue
P.O. Box 60630
New Orleans, LA 70160

The Louisiana State Historical Center
Louisiana State Museum
400 Esplanade Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70116
(Appointments are required to access the collections)

The Archdiocesan Archives
1100 Chartres Street
New Orleans, LA 70116-2505

New Orleans Notarial Archives
421 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112

New Orleans Notarial Archives Research Center
1340 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70112

Orleans Parish Conveyance Office
421 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112

Orleans Parish Mortgage Office
421 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112

The Historic New Orleans Collection (HNOC)
Williams Research Center
533 Royal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

* The Mormons

For parish records outside of Orleans Parish, write to the Clerk of Court for the parish where your ancestors lived.


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