The Archives & Special Collections Branch is the official repository for U.S. Marine Corps film, slides, and videos. We also collect personal papers of Marines of all ranks, oral histories, memoirs, rare books & maps.
Visit our social media sites for daily updates and items from our collections on Marine Corps history, including trivia, people, archival documents, photographs, videos and more!
Effective immediately, the Archives Branch of the Marine Corps History Division is reopened for business in room 207A of the Gray Research Center. Operating hours are Monday through Friday, 0730-1700.
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the move to the Simmons History Center has been postponed to a date to be determined. Please watch our website for announcements regarding the schedule of the closing and move. (www.history.usmc.mil)
If you have any questions, please contact the Archives Branch at 703-784-4685 or email@example.com.
We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience.
- Marine Corps Aviation
Celebrating 100 years of Marine Corps aviation with images, documents, audio and video from the Archives about our pioneer aviators and more.
- Montford Point Marines 1942-1949
These pioneering African-American Marines added to the rich history of the Marine Corps and paved the way for future service members of all backgrounds to serve with distinction.