We are celebrating our annual Archives Month in October by making Washington’s historic bridges this year’s theme. Find out about upcoming events around the state and view the photo gallery.
Started in October 2013, the newsletter provides readers with helpful information on how to access and best use the collections of the Archives as well as stories of interest regarding what staff is working on and discovering.
Belle Reeves was appointed Washington's eighth Secretary of State in February, 1938, by Governor Clarence Martin. She served two-and-a-half terms. She was Washington State’s first woman elected as Secretary of State. Learn more about the life and career of Belle Reeves in this video narrated by Secretary of State Kim Wyman.
Search for your ancestors in our collection of Washington Census and Naturalization Records at the Digital Archives.
Free workshops are available on a variety of records management topics including records management basics, electronic records, disaster preparedness and more.