Dane County, Wisconsin Online Historical Directories

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1850s - 1860s


Madison City Directory, Smith, Du Moulin, and Company, 1858 - $ (NEHGS)
 - Part I (Aadne - Zwieckay); Part II (business directory, societies, etc.)

Madison City Directory, Smith, Du Moulin, and Company, 1858 - Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)



Madison City Directory, Suckow, 1866 - Free (Internet Archive)

Madison City Directory, Suckow, 1866 - Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)

 - probably published by Suckow


Madison City Directory, Bailey, 1868 - Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - description on website inaccurately lists publisher as Brainerd


1870s


Madison City Directory, Brainerd, 1871-2 - Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)


Madison City Directory, Brainerd, 1873 - Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)


Madison City Directory, Pryor, 1875-6 - Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)


Madison City Directory, Pryor, 1877-8 - Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)


1880s


Madison City Directory, Morrissey and Bunn, 1880-1 - Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)


Madison City Directory, Donnellon and Kain, 1883-4Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)


 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Hogg, 1886-7Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell and Hastreiter, 1888-9Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin


1890s

 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell and Hastreiter, 1890-1Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin


Madison City Directory, Angell and Hastreiter, 1892-3 - Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell and Hastreiter, 1894-5Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell and Hastreiter, 1896-7Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell and Hastreiter, 1898-9Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin


1900s


Madison City Directory, Angell and Hastreiter, 1900-1Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

 - includes Elmside, Fair Oaks, Oakland Heights, South Madison, University Heights, Wingra Park, and a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell, 1902Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes Elmside, Fair Oaks, Oakland Heights, South Madison, University Heights, Wingra Park, and a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

 - includes Elmside, Fair Oaks, South Madison, and a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell, 1904Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes Elmside, Fair Oaks, South Madison, and a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell, 1907Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell, 1909Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin


1910s

 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell, 1911 - Free (DistantCousin)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell, 1911 - Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell, 1914Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin

Madison City Directory, Angell, 1916Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)
 - includes a directory of the faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin


Madison City Directory, Madison Directory Company, 1917Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)


Madison City Directory, Wright, 1919Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)


1920s


Madison City Directory, Wright, 1921Free (University of Wisconsin Digital Collections)



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1950s - 1960s















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