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Records of the Veterans Administration

Records Available at the National Archives at Fort Worth

Records of the Rehabilitation Division

In the fall of 1918, the Federal Board of Vocational Education divided the country into 14 districts.  In 1921, the district offices were combined with Public Health Service offices performing work with ex-servicemen to form the district offices of the Veterans’ Bureau. In 1924-1925, the Bureau morphed the old district offices into 54 regional offices.

Region 6 (New Orleans)

This region covered the states of Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana.

Series Title NARA ID Local Identifier
District and Regional Files   1918 - 1925 617187 15-RMFW-1
Index to District and Regional Files    ca. 1918-1925 1937735 15-RMFW-1A
Regional Office Subject Files    1925 - 1926 617225 15-RMFW-2

Region 14 (Dallas)

This region covered the states of Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.

Series Title NARA IDLocal Identifier
District and Regional Files   1921 - 1925 616080 15-RMFW-3
Index to District and Regional Files    ca. 1921-1925 1937774 15-RMFW-3A
Regional Office Subject Files    1925 - 1926 616146 15-RMFW-4
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