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The Citadel Archives

The Citadel Archives is the repository for historic material pertaining to The Citadel as an institution.

19th Century Uniform Guide

Visit our 19th Century Uniform Guide to view changes made to the Citadel uniform during this period and photographs of Cadets.

Charles Foster & The Black Experience

Visit our Charles Foster & The Black Experience guide to learn more about The Citadel's first Black graduate, the desegregation of the Corps of Cadets, and the experiences of Black alumni.

Citadel Campus Names

Visit our guide to Citadel Campus Names to find information on the names of Citadel buildings, roads, gates, athletic fields and spaces, and schools.

Citadel Publications and Records

Visit our Citadel Publications and Records Guide to find information on and links to different Citadel institutional resources including Board of Visitor Meeting Minutes, Official Registers, Academic Catalogs, Faculty Meeting Minutes and student publications. 

Civil War Research Guide

Visit our American Civil War Research Guide to find resources on soldier and regimental histories, Civil War collections in The Citadel Archives, and other related Library resources and databases.


Coeducation Research Guide

Visit our Coeducation Research Guide to learn more about the end of single-gender education in The Citadel’s Corps of Cadets, and to read documents related to the court battle for coeducation.


Genealogy Research Guide

Visit our Genealogy Research Guide to find helpful resources in researching your Citadel ancestor.