Whatcom County, Washington Online Historical Directories

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1880s - 1890s

Puget Sound Directory, Polk, 1887 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Sehome and Whatcom City and Whatcom County Directories

Bellingham City Directory, Speirs and Anderson, 1890 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed

Fairhaven City Directory, Polk, 1890 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed

Fairhaven City Directory, Speirs and Anderson, 1890 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed

New Whatcom City Directory, Polk, 1890 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed

Sehome City Directory, Speirs and Anderson, 1890 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed

Whatcom City Directory, Polk, 1890 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed
 - residents' surnames A - J

Whatcom City Directory, Polk, 1890 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed
 - residents' surnames K - Z

Whatcom City Directory, Speirs and Anderson, 1890 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed

New Whatcom City Directory, Speirs and Whittaker, 1891 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed
 - residents' surnames A - J

New Whatcom City Directory, Speirs and Whittaker, 1891 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed
 - residents' surnames K - Z

St. James Episcopal Church Directory, St. James Church (Fairhaven), 1891-2 - Free (USGenWeb)

New Whatcom and Fairhaven Business Directories, unknown, 1900 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed


1900s

Whatcom County Directory, Polk, 1901-2 - Free (USGenWeb)
 - transcribed
 - Acme, Badger, Beach, Birch Bay, Blue Canyon, Bluff, Clearbrook, Clipper, Custer, Delta, Deming, Enterprise, Everson, Geneva, Goshen, Keese, Lawrence, Lemolo, Licking, Maple Falls, Marietta, Mt. View, Nooksack, Pt. Roberts, Rome, Saxon, Semiahmoo, Silver Beach, Strandell, Van Buren, Van Wyck, Van Zandt, Wahl, Welcome, Wickersham, Wiser
 - Sumas


1930s

Bellingham City and Whatcom County Directory, Polk, 1936 - $ (Ancestry)

Bellingham City and Whatcom County Directory, Polk, 1937 - $ (Ancestry)

Bellingham City and Whatcom County Directory, Polk, 1938 - $ (Ancestry)

Bellingham City Directory, Polk, 1939 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Whatcom County and Lynden residents


1940s

Bellingham City Directory, Polk, 1940 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Whatcom County and Lynden residents

Bellingham City Directory, Polk, 1941 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Whatcom County and Lynden residents

Bellingham City Directory, Polk, 1942 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Whatcom County and Lynden residents

Bellingham City Directory, Polk, 1945 - $ (Ancestry)

Bellingham City Directory, Polk, 1947 - $ (Ancestry)

Bellingham City Directory, Polk, 1948 - $ (Ancestry)


1960s

Bellingham Business Directory, Polk, 1962 - Free (Don's List)

Bellingham City and Whatcom County Directory, Polk, 1962  - Free (Internet Archive)





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