Conducting In-Person Research with the Marine Corps History Division
There are two separate repositories within the Marine Corps History Division that allow in-person research:
The Historical Reference Branch and Archives Branch.
The Historical Reference Branch's research room opens at 7:30 a.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. We are closed Wednesdays and holidays. Notice of closing the research room will be given at about 3:45 p.m. and closes at 4:00 p.m. Due to various factors, we are now making our files available BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. To make an appointment, please call 703-432-4874.
The Archives Branch's reading room is open at 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday, except holidays. To make an appointment or ask questions,
please call 703-784-4685.
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