Sample searches: grants AND directories; non-governmental organizations AND directories
You can also do a simple keyword search on your topic with the added word "directory" to get a larger list of results.
Many historical city directories have been digitized and are available on the open web or through subscription databases at research libraries.
Ready sources of historical city directories online include:
To find city directories in any of these databases, search texts with the name of the city and the words "City Directory."
Sample Searches: "New York City Directory" or "Quebec City Directory" or "[any city] City Directory"
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