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Business Directories, Gazetteers,
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Business and City Directories

NOTE: If you suspect that errors were made in the transcription of material contained in the directories, please click on this link for information as to where you can locate, or access digitally, original copies of these Business Directories and Gazetteers. If you are unable to access them to verify the suspect information, please contact Don Tate at He maintains a full digitized set of most of these directories and can investigate any suspected errors.
1. 1864-1865 Hutchinson's Directory of Newfoundland
2. 1871 Lovell's Directory for Newfoundland
3. 1870-1871 McAlpine's Directory for Newfoundland
4. 1877 Rochfort's Directory of Newfoundland
5. 1880 McAlpine's 1880 Maritime Business Directory
6. 1885/86 Sharp's 1885/86 Business Directory
7. 1890 Might's 1890 Business Directory
Carbonear, Harbour Grace and The City of St. John's
8. 1892 Directory of Busineses Burnt Out by the Great Fire of 1892
9. 1894-1897 McAlpine's Directory of Newfoundland
10. 1897 Devine and Omaras
City Directory of St. John's Newfoundland
11. 1898 McAlpine's Directory of Newfoundland
12. 1904 McAlpine's Directory of Newfoundland
13. 1913 McAlpine Directory for St. John's and the Surrounding Areas
14. 1915 McAlpine Directory for St. John's City
15. 1919 Directory for Belle Island
16 1924

Directory for the City of St John's (Both Alphabtical and by Street Address)

17. 1928 Directory of Newfoundland
18. 1936 Directory of Newfoundland

Newfoundland Information in Foreign Publications

1. 1867 The Mercantile Navy List and Maritime Directory. Compiled by the Registrar General of Shipping and Seamen, London

(Descriptions and locations of Communities)

1. 1898 McAlpine's Gazetteer of Newfoundland
2. 1911 McAlpine's Gazetteer of Newfoundland
3. 1913 McAlpine's Gazetteer of Newfoundland
4. 1941 Smallwood's Gazetteer of Newfoundland

Phone Directories

1. 1949 Bell Island
2. 1909, 1938, 1942 and 1946 St. John's City
3. 1948 Stephenville
4. 1951 Corner Brook

Newfoundland Almanacs

1. 1891 Almanac of Newfoundland - 1891 (Postmasters - Community A-I)
2. 1891 Almanac of Newfoundland - 1891 (Postmasters - Community J-Z)
3. 1891 Almanac of Newfoundland - 1891 (Postmasters - Community Labrador)

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