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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Directories|U.S. Directories]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington|Washington]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington_Directories|Directories]]''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Directories|U.S. Directories]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington|Washington]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington_Directories|Directories]]''  
  
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=== Directories Online  ===
  
=== Resources for Washington Directories  ===
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*[http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=27625 ''Oregon, Washington and Alaska gazetteer and business directory : 1901-1902.''] (If the link does not work, go to [http://www.ancestry.com/ ancestry.com] ($), click '''Search''', select '''Card Catalog''', paste Title into search box, click '''Search''')
 
 
==== Libraries and Archives  ====
 
 
 
==== Directories Online ====
 
  
 
*Ancestry.com ($) has Washington directories available online in its [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1540 U.S. City Directories] collection.  
 
*Ancestry.com ($) has Washington directories available online in its [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1540 U.S. City Directories] collection.  
*{{RecordSearch|1404287|Washington, Postmaster Indexes, Prior to 1965}} (FamilySearch)
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{{Tip|Click "6 Things to Find In City Directories" from the Ancestry.com search page. Very helpful information.}}
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*{{RecordSearch|1404287|Washington, Postmaster Indexes, Prior to 1965}} (FamilySearch Historical Records)  
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*[http://books.google.com/books?id=4n4UAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=Bancroft's+Hand-book+Almanac+for+the+Pacific+States+1862&hl=en&sa=X&ei=j6PjUNHNG8i92gWog4HoAQ&ved=0CDwQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=Bancroft's%20Hand-book%20Almanac%20for%20the%20Pacific%20States%201862&f=false Bancroft's Hand-Book Almanac for the Pacific States 1862]
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*[http://books.google.com/books?id=LZgUAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8 Bancroft's Hand-Book Almanac for the Pacific States 1864]
  
==== The Family History Library  ====
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=== The Family History Library  ===
  
 
The Family History Library has directories for the following:  
 
The Family History Library has directories for the following:  
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'''Seattle'''  
 
'''Seattle'''  
  
1872-1935 See Family History Library film 1{{FHL|539482|title-id|disp=377464}} <br> 1911, 1913, 1917-18, 1932, 1960, 1964, 1970, 1975, &amp; 1979 See Family History Library book {{FHL|979.777%2FS1 E4p |disp=979.777/S1 E4p}}  
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Various years from 1872 - 1981 {{FHL|436983|subject_id|disp=Seattle City Directories}}
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'''Spokane'''
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Various years from 1889 - 1985 {{FHL|439499|subject_id|disp=Spokane City Directories}}
  
<br> '''Spokane'''  
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'''Tacoma'''
  
1915 See Family History Library film {{FHL|94598|title-id|disp=1035694}} item 3<br> 1913 &amp; 1918 See Family History Library film {{FHL|94598|title-id|disp=1035719}} item 6<br> 1923 See Family History Library film {{FHL|94598|title-id|disp=1321477 }}item 6<br> 1939, 1955, 1960, 1966, 1984 See Family History Library book {{FHL|806252|title-id|disp=979.737/S1 E4ph}}
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Various years from 1889 - 1935 {{FHL|419141|subject_id|disp=Tacoma City Directories}}
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For any other cities or towns try a Place Search in the FamilySearch Catalog for:
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:*{{FHL|Washington|place|disp=Washington}} - DIRECTORIES. Place a comma in the search box and slide down a ways to select a county.
  
 
=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===
  
*http://ww.secstate.wa.gov/history/genealogy.aspx
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*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/wa.htm US City Directories] This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.  
*http://www.mrsc.org/byndmrsc/cities.aspx
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*[http://www.loc.gov/rr/microform/uscity/wa.html U.S. City Directories on Microfilm in the Microform Reading Room]&nbsp;- Washington&nbsp;(Library of Congress)
*http://dmoz.org/Regional/North_America/United_States/Washington/
 
*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/wa.htm US City Directories] This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.
 
 
 
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Revision as of 17:38, 18 July 2014

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Directories Online

The Family History Library

The Family History Library has directories for the following:

Seattle

Various years from 1872 - 1981 Seattle City Directories

Spokane

Various years from 1889 - 1985 Spokane City Directories

Tacoma

Various years from 1889 - 1935 Tacoma City Directories

For any other cities or towns try a Place Search in the FamilySearch Catalog for:

  • Washington - DIRECTORIES. Place a comma in the search box and slide down a ways to select a county.

Web Sites