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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in Wyoming. For example, the Family History Library has directories for:
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=== Cheyenne ===
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[[United States Directories|Directories]] were created for salesmen, merchants, and others interested in contacting residents of an area. They are arranged alphabetically giving lists of names and addresses. These often list the adult residents of a city or area.
  
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==== Libraries and Archives  ====
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The [https://www.familysearch.org/catalog-search Family History Library Catalog] organizes city and county Directories under the County or Town within the County. Also check town and county libraries and the State Archives for directories in their collections.
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==== Directories Online  ====
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*Ancestry.com ($) has Wyoming 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 directories for:
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'''Cheyenne'''
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| 1915, 1917, 1920, 1922, <br>1924,&nbsp;1926, 1930, 1932, etc.
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| FHL book 978.719/C1 E4p <br>
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Various Years
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from&nbsp;1915&nbsp;to 1988.  
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Family History Library book {{FHL|80570|title-id|disp=978.719/C1 E4p}}
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or order films to view in &nbsp;FH Centers
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=== Sheridan ===
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'''Sheridan'''
  
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| 1910, 1915, 1933, 1935, <br>1937,&nbsp;1940, 1959, 1960, etc.
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| FHL book 978.732 E4ps <br>
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Various Years
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From&nbsp;1910 to 1990.  
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Family History Library book{{FHL|978.732 E4ps |disp=978.732 E4ps}}&nbsp;
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or order films to view in FH Centers
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=== Web Sites ===
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==== Web Sites ====
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*[http://www.distantcousin.com/directories/ DistantCousin] - a free, searchable online archive of city directory records and scanned images.<br>
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*[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinedirectorysite/Home/usa United States Online Historical Directories]- identifies historical city, county, business and other directories available online on both free and pay-to-access websites.<br>
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*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/wy.htm US City Directories] organizes city directories by county. It identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories with call numbers.
  
http://wyoming.uscity.net/
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{{Wyoming|Wyoming}} {{U.S. Directories}}
  
[[Category:Wyoming]]
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[[Category:Wyoming|Directories]] [[Category:Record_Types_of_the_United_States]]

Revision as of 21:29, 27 April 2013

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Directories were created for salesmen, merchants, and others interested in contacting residents of an area. They are arranged alphabetically giving lists of names and addresses. These often list the adult residents of a city or area.

Libraries and Archives

The Family History Library Catalog organizes city and county Directories under the County or Town within the County. Also check town and county libraries and the State Archives for directories in their collections.

Directories Online

The Family History Library

The Family History Library has directories for:

Cheyenne

Various Years

from 1915 to 1988.

Family History Library book 978.719/C1 E4p

or order films to view in  FH Centers

Sheridan

Various Years

From 1910 to 1990.

Family History Library book978.732 E4ps 

or order films to view in FH Centers

Web Sites

  • DistantCousin - a free, searchable online archive of city directory records and scanned images.
  • United States Online Historical Directories- identifies historical city, county, business and other directories available online on both free and pay-to-access websites.
  • US City Directories organizes city directories by county. It identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories with call numbers.