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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in [[Portal:Mississippi|Mississippi]]. For example, the Family History Library has 1860 city directories for Vicksburg.&nbsp; (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=141273&disp=Natchez+city+directory%20%20&columns=*,0,0 book 976.226/N1 E4p]; 1860, 1906-1935; Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=533785&disp=Vicksburg+%28Mississippi%29+city+directo%20%20&columns=*,0,0 films 1841749-; fiche 6044616] for 1860). Local historical societies and public and university libraries usually have collections of city directories.<br><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
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=== History  ===
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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in Mississippi.
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=== Resources for Mississippi Directories  ===
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==== Libraries and Archives  ====
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Local historical societies and public and university libraries usually have collections of city directories.
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==== Directories Online  ====
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Ancestry.com ($) has Mississippi directories available online in its [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1540 U.S. City Directories] collection.
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==== The Family History Library  ====
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The Family History Library has 1860 city directories for Vicksburg.&nbsp; (Family History Library {{FHL|141273|title-id|disp=book 976.226/N1 E4p}}; 1860, 1906-1935; Family History Library {{FHL|533785|title-id|disp=films 1841749-; fiche 6044616}} for 1860).
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=== Web Sites  ===
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*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/ms.htm US City Directories] This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.
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[[Category:Mississippi|Directories]] [[Category:Record_Types_of_the_United_States]]

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History

Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in Mississippi.

Resources for Mississippi Directories

Libraries and Archives

Local historical societies and public and university libraries usually have collections of city directories.

Directories Online

Ancestry.com ($) has Mississippi directories available online in its U.S. City Directories collection.

The Family History Library

The Family History Library has 1860 city directories for Vicksburg.  (Family History Library book 976.226/N1 E4p; 1860, 1906-1935; Family History Library films 1841749-; fiche 6044616 for 1860).

Web Sites

  • US City Directories This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.