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=== History ===
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=== History ===
  
=== Resources for Connecticut Directories ===
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=== Resources for Connecticut Directories ===
  
==== Libraries and Archives ====
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==== Libraries and Archives ====
  
The Connecticut State Library, New Haven Historical Society, New England Historic Genealogical Society, the Library of Congress, and the American Antiquarian Society have useful collections of city directories.
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The Connecticut State Library, New Haven Historical Society, New England Historic Genealogical Society, the Library of Congress, and the American Antiquarian Society have useful collections of city directories.  
  
==== Directories Online ====  
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==== Directories Online ====
  
Ancestry.com ($) has Connecticut directories available online in its [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1540 U.S. City Directories] collection.
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Ancestry.com ($) has Connecticut directories available online in its [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1540 U.S. City Directories] collection.  
  
==== The Family History Library ====  
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==== The Family History Library ====
  
 
The Family History Library has directories of major cities in Connecticut. Two examples of the library's holdings are:  
 
The Family History Library has directories of major cities in Connecticut. Two examples of the library's holdings are:  
  
'''Hartford'''
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'''Hartford'''  
  
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'''New Haven'''
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'''New Haven'''  
  
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*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/ct.htm US City Directories] This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.
 
*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/ct.htm US City Directories] This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.
  
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Revision as of 21:14, 7 May 2012

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Contents

History

Resources for Connecticut Directories

Libraries and Archives

The Connecticut State Library, New Haven Historical Society, New England Historic Genealogical Society, the Library of Congress, and the American Antiquarian Society have useful collections of city directories.

Directories Online

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

The Family History Library

The Family History Library has directories of major cities in Connecticut. Two examples of the library's holdings are:

Hartford

1799-1860 Family History Library fiche 6043938-76
1861-1935 Family History Library film 1376910
1967, 1973, 1974-75 Family History Library book 974.62 E4p

New Haven

1840-1861 Family History Library fiche 6044225-45
1861-1935 Family History Library film 1377137
1909, 1938, etc. Family History Library book 974.67 E4p

Web Sites

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