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 May 6, 2021)

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.