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City Directory Search Request

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Staff will search for one individual or family name in up to five years of a city directory per request. Please keep in mind that city directories were compiled only for medium and large cities and some rural areas, not for every location in the state. It may be helpful to check our city directory holdings.

Research Prices

  • Minnesota residents: $12
  • Non-Minnesota residents: $15

    Guide to Providing Information For Your Request

  • Full Name*: Provide the individual's or family's full name.
  • City/Town*: Provide the directory city or town.
  • Year(s)*: Indicate the year(s)to be searched. We will search up to five years of directories.
  • Other Info: Other identifying information such as age, occupation, spouse's name, etc.

    *Important Note:All fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.
    If you see the An option selection/entry is required! message, it means you did not complete all of the required fields.

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  • For more information about the Society's directory resources, visit the directories web page.

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    City Directory Search Request