California Directories

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Directories of heads of households were published for major cities of California. The Family History Library, for example, has:

Los Angeles

1873-1935 FHL films 1376980—
1910, 1942, etc. FHL books 979.493 E4LL


The Los Angeles Public Library has the following with a few small gaps in the years available.  The 1872 directory is a combination city-county one.  


1872-1942 LAPL microfilm
1873-1942 LAPL books

1929,1936,1938, 1939,1942


LAPL digital images

www.lapl.org/resources/en/


San Francisco

1850-1861 FHL fiche 6044468-83
1861/62-1934 FHL films 1377422—
1910, 1936, etc. FHL books 979.461 S1 E4p
1935, 1945-46, 1961,1962 FHL films 1321020

Web Sites

http://www.uscitydirectories.com/ca.htm

www.lapl.org

www.ancestry.com ($)

http://www.distantcousin.com/Directories/CA/