City Directories - New Orleans record example

    City Directories - New Orleans

    Records: 63,201

    City directories provide consistent and timely snapshots of a community. They list residents and businesses within a city or town, often including suburbs. The alphabetical listings provide clues to researchers about employment, residence, and age of citizens. Because they are published frequently, more often than every ten years like the census, directories help us verify residences and businesses on a chronological scale.

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    "City Directories for New Orleans, Louisiana" database with images Fold3 ( accessed November 30, 2022)

    Publication Title
    City Directories - New Orleans
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    Published on Fold3
    09 Jun 2009
    Last Updated
    16 Jan 2010
    Locate residents, organizations, and businesses in New Orleans, in 1861 and 1866-1923.