City Directories - Los Angeles record example

    City Directories - Los Angeles

    Records: 74,184

    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 Los Angeles, California" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/87/city-directories-los-angeles: accessed June 26, 2022)

    Publication Title
    City Directories - Los Angeles
    Total Records
    74,184
    Content Source
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    Published on Fold3
    09 Jun 2009
    Last Updated
    15 Jan 2010
    Description
    Locate residents, organizations, and businesses in Los Angeles within selected years from 1873 to 1888, and yearly 1890-1924.