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The Charlotte Capers Archives and History Building is home to the MDAH Historic Preservation Division. Normal hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The search room for professionals using National Register files, archaeological reports, and U.S. Geological Survey quad maps, is open by appointment only Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 601-576-6940 or email for more information.

Directions: The Capers Building is located at 100 South State Street, Jackson, MS 39201. Take the Pearl Street exit (96A) off I-55. Turn right onto State Street. Turn right onto Amite Street. Turn right into the parking lot behind the Old Capitol Museum.

Email questions about the Mississippi Department of Archives and History or call 601-576-6850.