Polacca Arizona Family History Center

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FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.

The Polacca Arizona Family History Center mainly serves the Hopi Tribe.

Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location & Map:

  • Milepost 394, Highway 264 Polacca AZ 86042 United States
  • The center is staffed by Branch members and a fulltime missionary.
  • Location Map

Language: English

Phone:1 520-737-2505

E-mail: AZ_polacca@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours: 

  • Every day 10:00 am to 10:00pm
  • Available by appointment

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed Christmas Day until New Years

Calendar and Events and Training[edit | edit source]

Navajo Research Training. Page AZ Stake made three 1 hour videos using YouTube from 2015 Page Stake Discovery Day. To watch each session, copy the highlighted URL address below and paste into your browser to open. Please remember that this is from a live presentation. The presenter was Corey Smallcanyon, Adjunct Professor, UVU. Handout material is embedded in the presentation, and you can view it online by pausing the video.

  • 1 Navajo Indians Wiki: https://youtu.be/NSMlTTOhEFU
  • 2 Navajo Genealogy 101: https://youtu.be/Li7qOx-9RQw
  • 3 Locating Navajo Records: https://youtu.be/kFhYLKol2e0

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • Microfilm copies can no longer be ordered from Salt Lake City.

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • Family History Center Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • We have computers, microfilm readers, printers.

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Native American Research

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Links[edit | edit source]

  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.

Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]