Welcome to Our Archives!


HistoryCourthouse - Christmas 2017Washington County Courthouse decorated for Christmas, 2017

The Department of Records Management and Archives preserves the oldest
public records of Tennessee in the state’s oldest town, Jonesborough.  Located at
103 West Main Street in a yellow-brick former bank built in 1915, the archive
houses records to aid in researching family, local, and regional history.


New to our site–

  • What an interesting find in the archives–a document from the French Revolution!  See a scan of the document, along with a rough transcription and more about what was going on during the time that it was printed on our News and Events page.



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