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''[[United States]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[United States Directories|U.S Directories]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[District of Columbia|District of Columbia]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[District_of_Columbia_Directories|Directories]]'' <br><br>
  
Directories of heads of households have been published for the [[District of Columbia|District of Columbia]]. For example, the Family History Library has directories for:  
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=== History  ===
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Directories of heads of households have been published for the District of Columbia.
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=== Resources for District of Columbia Directories  ===
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==== Libraries and Archives  ====
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Washington and Georgetown directories are at the Library of Congress.
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==== Directories Online  ====
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*[http://www.fold3.com/ Fold3.com] ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_497/city_directories_washington_dc/ District of Columbia Directories] 1866-1923 (2 yrs. missing) and [http://www.fold3.com/browse.php#4%7ChBylcHpYf miscellaneous years] going back to 1822 available online.
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*Ancestry.com ($) has District of Columbia directories available online in its [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1540 U.S. City Directories] collection.
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Fold3 and Ancestry are sometimes free at libraries.
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==== The Family History Library  ====
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The Family History Library has directories for:  
  
 
*1822-1860 DC city directories {{FHL|6044618}} to 6044628  
 
*1822-1860 DC city directories {{FHL|6044618}} to 6044628  
 
*1862-1935 DC city directories {{FHL|1377578}} to 1377594+  
 
*1862-1935 DC city directories {{FHL|1377578}} to 1377594+  
 
*1889-1928 DC city directories {{FHL|1320614}}  
 
*1889-1928 DC city directories {{FHL|1320614}}  
*1956, 1960 DC city directories {{FHL|975.3/W1 E4p}}
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*1956, 1960 DC city directories {{FHL|123556|title-id|disp=FHL 975.3/W1 E4p}}
  
 
The library also has a prominent citizens directory for the years 1908-1909 ({{FHL|1000157}}).  
 
The library also has a prominent citizens directory for the years 1908-1909 ({{FHL|1000157}}).  
 
These and additional directories for Washington and Georgetown are also at the Library of Congress.
 
  
 
=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===
  
*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/dc.htm US City Directories] This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.
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*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/dc.htm City Directories of the United States] for the District of Columbia identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.
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{{District of Columbia|District of Columbia}} {{U.S. Directories}}
  
 
[[Category:District_of_Columbia|Directories]]
 
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Revision as of 17:10, 19 July 2012

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Contents

History

Directories of heads of households have been published for the District of Columbia.

Resources for District of Columbia Directories

Libraries and Archives

Washington and Georgetown directories are at the Library of Congress.

Directories Online

  • Ancestry.com ($) has District of Columbia directories available online in its U.S. City Directories collection.

Fold3 and Ancestry are sometimes free at libraries.

The Family History Library

The Family History Library has directories for:

The library also has a prominent citizens directory for the years 1908-1909 (FHL 1000157).

Web Sites