What are archives?

  • (noun): A depository containing historical records and documents.
    Synonyms: archive
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Some articles on archives:

Edward C. Papenfuse - Biography - Projects
... He played a major role in the design of the present Archives building which was completed in 1986 and bears his name, initiated the creation of the Maryland State Archives web site, writes ... House Atlas of Historical Maps of Maryland, 1608-1908 (1982) and The Maryland State Archives Atlas of Historical Maps of Maryland 1608-1908 (2003) ... the public records of the Baltimore City Archives (http//baltimorecityhistory.net) ...
German Federal Archives - Content
... The collection of the German Federal Archives today includes older documents from Germany's imperial past, Nazi Germany, civilian and military records from East Germany (including East German political ... In addition to state records, the Archives also contain material from political parties, associations, and societies of national prominence as well as historical collections ... Besides the text documents, the Archives also keeps photographs, films, maps, posters, and electronic data in its collection ...
EC Archives - Leather-bound
... The EC Archives Weird Science Volume 1 (February 2008) The EC Archives Weird Science Volume 2 (August 2008) The EC Archives Shock SuspenStories Volume 1 (October 2009) The EC Archives Shock ...
German Federal Archives
... The German Federal Archives or Bundesarchiv (BArch) (German Bundesarchiv) are the National Archives of Germany ... On December 6, 2008 the Archives donated 100,000 photos to the public, by making them accessible via Wikimedia Commons ...
Central Zionist Archives - History of The CZA - Landmarks in The Archives' History
... departments of the Jewish Agency were transferred to the Archives, including the files of the Political Department of the Jewish Agency ... Alex Bein was appointed Director of the Central Zionist Archives ... Among the objectives that he set for himself, were the locating of archives of Zionist personalities and associations that survived the Holocaust, including the archives of Max ...

More definitions of "archives":

  • (noun): Collection of records especially about an institution.