Offered by Barbara Green's Used Genealogy Books

Updated 3/29/03

The following are back issues of Prologue - The Journal of the National Archives, a quarterly publication. Postage is $1.75  per issue plus $.50 for each additional issue. Approximately 80-90 pages each magazine. Some include additional material not listed below.

SUMMER, 1975 - VOL. 7, NO. 2 - $ 4.00

The Enigmatic Alvey A. Adee and American Foreign Relations, 1870- 1924

History and Genealogy: Patterns of Change and Prospects for Cooperation

Land Reform, Speculation, and Governmental Failure: The Administration of Ohio's State Canal Lands, 1836-60

Winning the Initiative: NASA and the U.S. Space Science Program

Indian Soldiers, 1891-95: An Experiment on the Closing Frontier

Declassified Records


FALL, 1989 - VOL. 21, NO. 3 - $ 4.00

Federal Court Records in the Regional Archives System

Documenting Regional Business History: The Bankruptcy Acts of 1800 and 1841

From Piracy to Censorship: The Admiralty Experience

An Untapped Source: Civil War Prize Case Files 1861-65

"To Surrender all His Estate": The 1867 Bankruptcy Act

Defining Disloyalty: Treason, Espionage, and Sedition Prosecutions 1861-1946

Discovering Frontier History Through Territorial Court Records

The Right to Vote: The Enforcement Acts and Southern Courts

Western Natural Resources: Documenting the Struggle for Control

Where Have All the Flowers Gone? Early Environmental Litigation

Hollywood's Immigrants: Naturalizing the Makers of America's Dream Machine

A Question of Citizenship

Genealogy Notes - A Researcher's Map to National Archives Finding Aids



WINTER, 1989 - VOL. 21, NO. 4 - $ 4.00

The House of Representatives: First Branch of the New Government

The Senate of the United States: "Supreme Executive Council of the Nation," 1787- 1800

The Department of State: The Formative Years 1775-1800

The Common Defence: The Department of War 1789-1794

Agents of Federalism: U.S. Marshals, 1789-1797

In Search of the Big One: Earthquakes in United States History

Genealogy Notes - Research at the Regional Archives

Index to Vol. 23, 1989


SPRING, 1990 - VOL. 22, NO. 1 - $ 4.00

Esquire v. Walker - The Postmaster General and "The Magazine for Men"

The Stylistic Artistry of the Declaration of Independence

The Spoils of War - The Korean War as an American Case Study

The Great Gamble - Jimmy Carter and the 1979 Energy Crisis

Washington Behind the Monuments

St. Albans Passenger Arrival Records


FALL, 1990 - VOL. 22, NO. 3 - $ 4.00

Eisenhower's Legacy

Music at the White House - Lyrical Images of America

The Role of Former Presidents

Lonesome Lion and Crippled Prophet - Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson

Achieving Post-Presidential Greatness - Lessons from Herbert Hoover

"Be Yourself" - Harry S. Truman as Former President

Saving a National Resource - A New Role for Former Presidents in American Public Life

Thanksgiving - Another FDR Experiment

Dilemmas of Modern Liberalism

A Civil War Album


SUMMER, 1993 - VOL. 25, NO. 2 - $ 4.00

"...and henceforth shall be free..."

Athenian Democracy

Thinking About Democracy - Ancient Greece and Modern America

The Emancipation Proclamation - An Act of Justice

Democracy in the Workplace - Working Women in Midwestern Unions, 1943-1945

"Joy Ride in a Paint-Box"

Genealogy Notes - The Russian-American Genealogical Service


FALL, 1993 - VOL. 25, NO. 3 - $ 4.00

The Gift of Preservation

"A Splendid Misery" - Challenges of Thomas Jefferson's Presidency

Windjammer Finale

American Steel and Japanese Ships - Transpacific Trade Disputes During World War I

Black Games, Subversion, and Dirty Tricks - The OSS Morale Operatinos Branch in Europe, 1943-1945

"We May Our Ends by Our Beginnings Know" - British Constitutionalism and the United States

Graphic Expression - The Cartoons of Clifford K. Berryman

Genealogy Notes - Indian Bounty Land Applications