What is the Sargeant Memorial Collection?
Have a History or Genealogy Question?
We conduct basic research to answer requests that are received via online form, email or by traditional mail correspondence. Research assistance is limited to 30 minutes per request and to three requests per patron per calendar month. We will need all the information possible about the subject or individual and as close to an exact date as possible if the time frame is known. We process research inquiries in the order they are received and we endeavor to respond in a timely manner.
- Photocopy charges are $ 0.10 cents per page.
- Postage is assessed at first class rates.
- Checks should be made payable to City of Norfolk.
- For assistance, please call (757) 431-7429
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Sargeant Memorial Collection | Norfolk Public Library |235 E. Plume Street | Norfolk, VA 23510
Professional Researchers and Genealogists:
For more extended research assistance, we recommend hiring a freelance researcher. Please contact a professional genealogist or researcher to conduct the research. Here are two sources to consult: