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U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989

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Re: U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989

Posted: 14 Nov 2012 8:35AM GMT
Classification: Query
Of course you are free to suggest anything you'd like. I was just trying to point out that it is not just the US City Directory records which are excluded when you narrow down to county level (and therefore it's not a mistake or error) and there's probably a reason for that. Perhaps because if all the national collections were included, it would be harder to find the more regional collections. The nation wide records are pretty easy to spot, especially the big collections like the US City Directories, so it is not as necessary to include them on a regional level. The whole purpose of being able to narrow it down regionally is to exclude all the well known, national level records so you can find the regional ones.

I've never felt the card catalog is not comprehensive and never had a problem finding or using the US Directories collection.
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eGENEee 13 Nov 2012 8:14PM GMT 
meekernj 14 Nov 2012 1:37AM GMT 
eGENEee 14 Nov 2012 3:24AM GMT 
RobinBMc 14 Nov 2012 11:57AM GMT 
eGENEee 14 Nov 2012 2:37PM GMT 
meekernj 14 Nov 2012 3:04PM GMT 
RobinBMc 14 Nov 2012 3:35PM GMT 
eGENEee 14 Nov 2012 4:58PM GMT 
RobinBMc 14 Nov 2012 5:13PM GMT 
eGENEee 14 Nov 2012 8:10PM GMT 
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