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=== History  ===
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=== Resources for Delaware Directories  ===
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==== Libraries and Archives  ====
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The most extensive collections of city and business directories are at the [http://www.lib.udel.edu/ University of Delaware Library], Newark, Delaware 19717-5267. The [http://archives.delaware.gov/ Delaware Public Archives] has directories from 1814 to the 1970s. The [http://www.hsd.org/ Historical Society of Delaware] also has a large collection of directories for Wilmington, the state of Delaware, and the Delmarva Peninsula.<br>
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==== Directories Online  ====
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Ancestry.com ($) has Delaware 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 Wilmington city directories for:  
 
The Family History Library has Wilmington city directories for:  
  
 
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| {{FHL|534507|item}} 6043859
 
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| Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=538075&disp=Wilmington+%28Delaware%29+city+directori++ films 1377595-605]
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The most extensive collections of city and business directories are at the [http://www.lib.udel.edu/ University of Delaware Library], Newark, Delaware 19717-5267. The [http://archives.delaware.gov/ Delaware Public Archives]has directories from 1814 to the 1970s. The [http://www.hsd.org/ Historical Society of Delaware]&nbsp;also has a major collection of directories for Wilmington, the state of [[Portal:Delaware|Delaware]], and the Delmarva Peninsula.
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=== Websites  ===
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*[http://distantcousin.com/Directories/DE/Wilmington/1889/ Wilmington 1889 City Directory]
  
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Wilmington 1889 City Directory: http://distantcousin.com/Directories/DE/Wilmington/1889/ <!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
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Contents

History

Resources for Delaware Directories

Libraries and Archives

The most extensive collections of city and business directories are at the University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware 19717-5267. The Delaware Public Archives has directories from 1814 to the 1970s. The Historical Society of Delaware also has a large collection of directories for Wilmington, the state of Delaware, and the Delmarva Peninsula.

Directories Online

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

The Family History Library

The Family History Library has Wilmington city directories for:

1814, 1845, 1853, 1857
FHL Collection 6044647-50
1859/1860 FHL Collection 6043859
1862-1901 FHL Collection 1377595-605
1934 FHL Collection 1307613 item 10


Websites