City Directories - Milwaukee record example

    City Directories - Milwaukee

    Records: 17,481

    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 Milwaukee, Wisconsin" database with images Fold3 ( accessed June 28, 2022)

    Publication Title
    City Directories - Milwaukee
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    Published on Fold3
    19 Jan 2010
    Last Updated
    26 Apr 2010
    Locate residents, organizations, and businesses in Milwaukee, WI, city directories from 1861 to 1892.