City Directories - Kansas City record example

City Directories - Kansas City

Records: 75,524

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 Kansas City, MO" database with images Fold3 ( accessed June 23, 2021)

Publication Title
City Directories - Kansas City
Total Records
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Published on Fold3
02 Nov 2009
Last Updated
10 Aug 2010
Locate residents, organizations, and businesses in Kansas City, MO, 1865, 1867, and 1870-1923.