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The Metro Archives actively encourages the donation of materials concerning Nashville and Davidson County from the general public. Materials valuable to historic research are accepted, including compiled family histories, church records, Bible records, photographs, maps, sound recordings, and manuscripts. In compliance with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service Code, the Archives cannot appraise materials for tax valuation or any other purpose. Any reproduction of materials provided to the donor will be in a format determined by the Metro Archives.