Research

Research

For the safety of museum visitors and staff, the museum is temporarily closed.  On-site research appointments are not available at this time. The museum staff are working from home and the ability to conduct research requests is limited.

The museum makes its collection, archives and reference materials available to on-site researchers by appointment.  Museum staff may also assist with requests from remote researchers who are unable to conduct their research in person. On-site research appointments are available during our office hours, Monday-Friday 8am to 4pm. Please call, email or write to us with information about your research project and questions.

Material in the collection which may be useful to researchers includes, but is not limited to:

  • Books
  • Corps information files
  • Disposition of Forces
  • Musical instruments
  • Music (sheet music and recordings)
  • Orders and Regulations
  • Periodicals (War Cry, Central Connection, etc.)
  • Personality files on officers and important Salvation Army figures
  • Programs
  • Photographs
  • Uniforms and headwear
Research Request Form