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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Fold3, City Directories - Los Angeles (/title/87/city-directories-los-angeles :accessed July 5, 2020), database and images,

Publication Title
City Directories - Los Angeles
Total Records
Records: 74,184
Content Source
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Published on Fold3
June 9, 2009
Last Updated
January 15, 2010
Locate residents, organizations, and businesses in Los Angeles within selected years from 1873 to 1888, and yearly 1890-1924.