Tag Archives: Maritime

“A Rumbling Fearful Noise”: Charleston Earthquake of 1886

Today’s guest blogger is Nick Baric, an archivist in the Archives I Processing Section. On August 23, 2011, the Washington, DC, area was rocked by the one of the largest east coast earthquakes in recorded U.S. history. Few of us … Continue reading

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Navy / Maritime Records at Archives I

“What records do you have¬†here?” is a common question we are asked everyday at Archives I.¬† This post — Part 2 of a 3-part series — provides a brief description of the Navy/maritime records one can find at our facility … Continue reading

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