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=== History ===
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=== History ===
  
=== Resources for Delaware Directories ===
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=== Resources for Delaware Directories ===
  
==== Libraries and Archives ====
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==== Libraries and Archives ====
  
 
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.  
 
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.  
  
==== Directories Online ====  
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==== Directories Online ====
  
Ancestry.com ($) has Delaware directories available online in its [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1540 U.S. City Directories] collection.
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Ancestry.com ($) has Delaware 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 Wilmington city directories for:  
 
The Family History Library has Wilmington city directories for:  
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*[http://distantcousin.com/Directories/DE/Wilmington/1889/ Wilmington 1889 City Directory]
 
*[http://distantcousin.com/Directories/DE/Wilmington/1889/ Wilmington 1889 City Directory]
  
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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

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