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Directories of heads of households were published for major cities in Louisiana.
Resources for Louisiana Directories
Libraries and Archives
- The New Orleans Public Library collection holds New Orleans city directories for most years since 1805.
- Fold3.com ($) has New Orleans City Directories 1861 and 1866-1923 (3 yrs. missing) available online.
- Ancestry.com ($) has Louisiana directories available online in its U.S. City Directories collection.
The Family History Library
The Family History Library has city directories of New Orleans for:
- 1805-11, 1822-24, 1832-61 FHL fiche 6044250 (first of 158 fiche)
- 1861-1935 FHL film 1377153 (first of 38 films)
- 1874-1900 FHL film 1000770-76
- 1917, 1945, 1965 FHL book Q 976.335/N1 E4p
- The New Orleans Public Library web site has New Orleans city directories for most years since 1805.
- US City Directories This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.
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