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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in Kansas. For example, the Family History Library has:
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=== Kansas City ===
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=== History  ===
  
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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in Kansas.
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=== Resources for Kansas Directories  ===
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==== Libraries and Archives  ====
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The [http://www.kshs.org/ Kansas Historical Society] research collections contain both published city directories and telephone books for the state of Kansas. Many of the directories have been microfilmed and can be borrowed through interlibrary loan.
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Kansas Historical Society [http://www.kshs.org/p/kansas-telephone-and-city-directories/10983 search form]
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==== Directories Online  ====
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Ancestry.com ($) has Kansas directories available online in its [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1540 U.S. City Directories] collection.
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Kansas Memory has some [http://www.kansasmemory.org/locate.php?query=Kansas+state+gazetteer+and+business+directory Kansas State Gazetteer and Business Directories] available for the years 1878-1912.
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==== The Family History Library  ====
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'''Kansas City'''
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| 1860-1935  
 
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Beginning on FHL film 1376961; fiche 6044015 <br>
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Beginning on Family History Library film {{FHL|1376961|film|disp=1376961}}; fiche 6044015 <br>  
  
1940, 1945, 1959, 1964,1972, 1975, <br>1979, 1980, and 1982
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1940, 1945, 1959, 1964,1972, 1975, <br>1979, 1980, and 1982  
  
 
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| FHL book 978.139/K1 E4p
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| Family History Library book {{FHL|806388|title-id|disp=978.139/K1 E4p}}
 
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=== Wichita ===
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'''Wichita'''
  
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| 1878, 1883, 1885
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| 1878, 1883, 1885  
| FHL book 978.186/W1 E4w
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| Family History Library book {{FHL|978.186%2FW1 E4w |disp=978.186/W1 E4w}}
 
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| 1918, 1942, 1910, etc.
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| 1918, 1942, 1910, etc.  
| FHL book 978.186/W1 E4p
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| Family History Library book {{FHL|978.186%2FW1 E4p |disp=978.186/W1 E4p}}
 
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| 1910
| 1910 also on FHL film 1689397
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| also on&nbsp;Family History Library film {{FHL|38934|title-id|disp=1689397}}
 
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=== Suburban Wichita ===
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'''Suburban Wichita'''
  
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| 1958, 1963, etc.
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| 1958, 1963, etc.  
| FHL book 978.186/W2 E4p
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| Family History Library book {{FHL|978.186%2FW1 E4p |disp=978.186/W1 E4}}p
 
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=== Web Sites  ===
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*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/ks.htm US City Directories] This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.<br>
  
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*{{Kansas|Kansas}} {{U.S. Directories}}
  
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[[Category:Kansas|Directories]] [[Category:Record_Types_of_the_United_States]]

Latest revision as of 18:10, 11 September 2012

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Contents

History

Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in Kansas.

Resources for Kansas Directories

Libraries and Archives

The Kansas Historical Society research collections contain both published city directories and telephone books for the state of Kansas. Many of the directories have been microfilmed and can be borrowed through interlibrary loan.

Kansas Historical Society search form

Directories Online

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

Kansas Memory has some Kansas State Gazetteer and Business Directories available for the years 1878-1912.


The Family History Library

Kansas City

1860-1935

Beginning on Family History Library film 1376961; fiche 6044015

1940, 1945, 1959, 1964,1972, 1975,
1979, 1980, and 1982

Family History Library book 978.139/K1 E4p

Wichita

1878, 1883, 1885 Family History Library book 978.186/W1 E4w
1918, 1942, 1910, etc. Family History Library book 978.186/W1 E4p
1910 also on Family History Library film 1689397

Suburban Wichita

1958, 1963, etc. Family History Library book 978.186/W1 E4p

Web Sites

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