City of St. Louis, Missouri Online Historical Directories

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1820s - 1830s

 - transcribed

St. Louis City Directory, Paxton, 1821 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Paxton, 1821 - Free (University of Missouri Library Systems) - ) - this link currently doesn't work. I'm waiting to hear back from UMLS to see if there are updated ones on their site, as I'm unable to find any on their website at this time.

Western Address Business Directory, Robinson, 1837 - Free (Internet Archive)

 - another copy

 - yet another copy

St. Louis City Directory, Keemle, 1838 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format


1840s - 1850s

St. Louis City Directory, Keemle, 1840 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Chambers & Knapp, 1842 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Green, 1844 - Free (Google Books)

St. Louis City Directory, Green, 1845 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Green, 1847 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Charles & Hammond, 1848 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Green, 1851 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Morrison, 1852 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis Business Directory, Montague, 1853-4 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

Illinois and Missouri Business Directory, Montague, 1854 - Free (Don's List)
 - appended with St. Louis Business Directory

St. Louis City Directory, Chambers & Knapp, 1854-5 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format


St. Louis City Directory, Kennedy, 1857 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Kennedy, 1859 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format


1860s - 1870s

St. Louis City Directory, Edwards, 1864 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Edwards, 1865 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Edwards, 1866 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Edwards, 1867 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis Business Directory, Tanner & Lee, 1868 - Free (Google Books)

St. Louis City Directory, Edwards, 1868 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Edwards, 1869 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Edwards, 1870 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

St. Louis City Directory, Ware, 1877 - Free (St. Louis Circuit Court Legal Encoding Project)
 - in transcribed and image format

1910s - 1920s

St. Louis Civic and Business Associations Directory, Civic League, 1911 - Free (Google Books)

St. Louis Social Directory, Social Register Association, 1916 - Free (University of Missouri Library Systems) - this link currently doesn't work. I'm waiting to hear back from UMLS to see if there are updated ones on their site, as I'm unable to find any on their website at this time.


St. Louis Social Directory, Social Register Association, 1922 - Free (University of Missouri Library Systems) - this link currently doesn't work. I'm waiting to hear back from UMLS to see if there are updated ones on their site, as I'm unable to find any on their website at this time.

St. Louis Social Directory, Social Register Association, 1924 - Free (University of Missouri Library Systems) - this link currently doesn't work. I'm waiting to hear back from UMLS to see if there are updated ones on their site, as I'm unable to find any on their website at this time.

St. Louis Social Directory, Social Register Association, 1925 - Free (University of Missouri Library Systems) - this link currently doesn't work. I'm waiting to hear back from UMLS to see if there are updated ones on their site, as I'm unable to find any on their website at this time.





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