City Directories - Memphis record example

    City Directories - Memphis

    Records: 40,993 · Complete: 100%

    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 Memphis, Tennessee" database with images Fold3 ( accessed June 28, 2022)

    Publication Title
    City Directories - Memphis
    Total Records
    40,993 · Complete: 100%
    Content Source
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    Published on Fold3
    04 Oct 2012
    Last Updated
    04 Oct 2012
    Locate residents, organizations, and businesses in Memphis, Tennessee, 1865-1908