Nabb Research Center- Explore the history and culture of the Delmarva Peninsula
EDWARD H. NABB
HISTORY and CULTURE
Preserving the heart and
soul of Delmarva
Map & Directions
Wayne and Power Streets
Salisbury, MD 21804
Monday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Using the Nabb Research Center
Policies Regarding the Use of the Center
| Copyright & Fair Use |
Who can use the Center?
- Use of the Nabb Center is free to all Salisbury University faculty,
students and staff.
Yearly membership is available and the
types of membership offer unlimited research at the Center for the
Requesting materials that are not part of the basic
Be aware that you will be required to sign a statement of fair use and
intention. This form states that:
Genealogical & Research Inquiries:
- The Nabb Research Center offers research
to accommodate requests for information. The services are provided by
competent volunteers for the benefit of the Nabb Research Center. The
acceptable rate for professional researchers is $30.
The research services offered are document oriented, ranging from
obtaining microfilm copies of wills, deeds and other public documents such
as tax lists, to pages from the Leslie Dryden Collection. We do not
interpret the documents.
- The Nabb Research Center does not compile lineage applications for
societies such as DAR, DAC, Colonial Dames and the like. We will provide you
with copies of documents for your application, but it is not the NRC's
responsibility to ascertain the lineage nor to suggest pertinent proof
documents. The registrar of the chapter of the society to which you are
applying will be able to answer questions concerning the exact documentation
accepted by the society. The NRC can help you by providing copies.
No telephone requests are taken; all inquiries must be written and
- Prepayment in U. S. dollars is required before staff members research a
- To submit a research query by mail, please specify the amount of time
you will authorize the Nabb Research Center to spend searching for documents
and enclose a check or money order in U. S. dollars for the number of hours
desired, multiplied by $15.00. Please factor in time to ascertain existence
of the requested document, loading of microfilm and handling of document
from volunteer to staff member processing your request.
Your check must be made to the Salisbury University Foundation, Inc.
Please send the check or money order and the specific inquiry to :
Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture
1101 Camden Ave.
Salisbury, MD 21801
- With each request, please include your name, telephone number, postal
address, and e-mail. While it may not take two weeks, please allow us that
time to respond to your inquiry.