Marion County, Indiana Online Historical Directories

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Links to directories at Ancestry are to the images themselves, which are browsable. Non-subscribers will not be able to view these. Non-subscribers can, however, use the search engine and see a listing of possible results (but no images or further details). To search by name, directory, year, or keyword, go to Ancestry's U.S. City Directories search engine. For more information on how to access subscription websites, read Number 5 on my FAQs page.

Links to directories at Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis University Libraries (IUPUI) are to the images themselves, which are browsable. To search by keyword or use the advanced search function, go to IUPUI's search page here.

1850s

Indianapolis City Directory, Grooms & Smith, 1855  - Free (Internet Archive)
 - another copy (some pages missing)

Indianapolis City Directory, Howard, 1857 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, McEvoy, 1858-9 - Free (Don's List)

Indianapolis City Directory, McEvoy, 1858-9 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, McEvoy, 1858-9 - Free (IUPUI)


1860s

Indianapolis City Directory, Sutherland & McEvoy, 1860-1 - Free (Don's List)

Indianapolis City Directory, Sutherland & McEvoy, 1860-1 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Sutherland, 1861
- Free (Google Books)
 - NOT the same directory as the two previous on this list

Indianapolis City Directory, Dodd, Talbott & Parsons, 1862 - Free (Don's List)

Indianapolis City Directory, Dodd, Talbott & Parsons, 1862 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Hawes, 1865
- Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Edwards, 1865-6 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Edwards, 1867 - Free (Don's List)

Indianapolis City Directory, Edwards, 1867 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Logan, 1867-8 - Free (Internet Archive)


1870s

Indianapolis City Directory, Hutchinson, 1870 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Bailey, 1871
- Free (Google Books)

Indianapolis City Directory, Swartz & Tedrowe, 1875 - Free (Don's List)

Indianapolis City Directory, Swartz & Tedrowe, 1875 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis Business Directory, Hathaway, 1876 - Free (FamilySearch Books)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1878 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1879 - $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1879 - Free (Internet Archive)


1880s

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1880 - $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1880 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1880 - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1881
- $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1881 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1882 - $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1883 - $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1884 - $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1885 - $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1886
- $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1887
- $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1887 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1888
- $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1889 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Belmont, Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1889 - Free (Don's List)
 - includes Belmont, Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1889 - Free (Internet Archive)
 - includes Belmont, Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis


1890s

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1890 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Belmont, Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1890 - Free (Don's List)
 - includes Belmont, Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1890 - Free (Internet Archive)
 - includes Belmont, Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1891 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mt. Jackson, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1891 - Free (Internet Archive)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mt. Jackson, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1892
- $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mt. Jackson, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1892 - Free (Internet Archive)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mt. Jackson, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1893
- $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mt. Jackson, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1894 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mt. Jackson, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1894 - Free (Don's List)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mt. Jackson, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1894
- Free (Internet Archive)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mt. Jackson, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1896
- Free (Don's List)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mt. Jackson, Mapleton, North Indianapolis, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1896 - Free (Internet Archive)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mapleton, Mt. Jackson, North Indianapolis, West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1897 - Free (Internet Archive)
 - includes Brightwood, Haughville, Irvington, Mapleton, Mt. Jackson, and West Indianapolis

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1899 - Free (Internet Archive)


1900s

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1901 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1902 - Free (Don's List)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1902 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1904 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1906
- Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1909
- Free (Internet Archive)


1910s

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1911  - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1912 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1913 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1914 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1914 (Part 1) - Free (IUPUI)
 - through page 59; Gadd, B. S.

Indianapolis City Directory, 1914 (Part 2) - Free (IUPUI)
 - pages 569 through 1047; Nagle, Wm.

Indianapolis City Directory, 1914 (Part 3)
- Free (IUPUI)
 - pages 1047 through 1541; Zwissler, Adam

Indianapolis City Directory, 1914 (Part 4) - Free (IUPUI)
 - page 1542 through back cover

Indianapolis City Directory, 1915 (Part 1) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1915 (Part 2) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1915 (Part 3) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1915 (Part 4) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1916 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1916 (Part 1) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1916 (Part 2) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1916 (Part 3) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1916 (Part 4) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1917 (Part 1) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1917 (Part 2) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1917 (Part 3) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1917 (Part 4) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1918 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1918 (Part 1) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1918 (Part 2) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1918 (Part 3) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1918 (Part 4) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1919
- Free (Internet Archive)


1920s

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1920 - Free (Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1920 (Part 1) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1920 (Part 2) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1920 (Part 3) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1920 (Part 4) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1921 - Free
(Internet Archive)

Indianapolis City Directory, Polk, 1922 - Free (Internet Archive)


1930s

Indianapolis City Directory, 1930 (Part 1) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1930 (Part 2) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1930 (Part 3) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1930 (Part 4) - Free (IUPUI)


1940s

Indianapolis City Directory, 1940 (Part 1) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1940 (Part 2) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1940 (Part 3) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1940 (Part 4) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis (Marion County) City Directory, 1941 - $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis (Marion County) City Directory, 1942 - $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1942 - $ (Ancestry)

Indianapolis (Marion County) City Directory, 1943 - $ (Ancestry)


1950s

Indianapolis City Directory, 1951 (Part 1) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1951 (Part 2) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1951 (Part 3) - Free (IUPUI)


1960s

Indianapolis City Directory, 1960 (Part 1) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1960 (Part 2) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1960 (Part 3) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1960 (Part 4) - Free (IUPUI)


1970s

Indianapolis City Directory, 1970 (Part 1) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1970 (Part 2) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1970 (Part 3) - Free
(IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1970 (Part 4) - Free
(IUPUI)


1980s

Indianapolis City Directory, 1980 (Part 1) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1980 (Part 2) - Free (IUPUI)

Indianapolis City Directory, 1980 (Part 3) - Free (IUPUI)





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