Assam State Archive
Research Facilities

Research Facilities

The Assam State Archives provides research facilities to research scholars and other general public for reference ...

Jyotiprashad Agarwala

Rare Photographs

Assam State Archives houses significant numbers of old and rare photographs of eminent Indian and Assamese ...

Digitization of Files.

Digitization of SB(Police) Files

Assam State Archives has digizitized a large number of important records which include- Assam Commissioner files ...

News, Notice and Tender

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  • RE Tender : Digitization
    06, January 2018
  • Financial Assistance
    13, June 2017
  • Scheme of financial assistance for preservation and conservation
    30, May 2017
  • Notice: No.SA.1/2014/103 dated the 16th January, 2017
    17, January 2017
  • Notification: No.S(E)177/2015/32 dated: 18th July, 2016
    19, July 2016


Administration Reports

The administrative reports are valuable and basic source of the administration of a state. Assam State Archives have a rich collection of administrative reports of different departments, such as police administration, jail administration, land revenue administration, excise administration etc. from the year 1874 ...

Collection of

Collection of Manuscripts

The manuscript records in the Assam State Archives refer to the records of the period from 1823 to 1874. These records comprise the correspondences between the Agent to the Governor-General of India on the North East Frontier and the Government of India, dealing with the introduction of the modern administration ...


One of the most important holdings of Assam State Archives is the gazetteers. Gazetteers are valuable reference tool which provides information about the people, their culture, customs, geographical, linguistic, ethnic data, etc. of a specific time. Assam State Archives hold a vast collection ...