Earlier Directories

Before the first City of Windsor directory was published, there were a variety of other directories that covered Essex County, Ontario, and Canada. These contained more limited information about Windsor.

A Selection of Broader Historical Directories Organized By Date

If you are looking for historical directories for other parts of Canada and southeast Michigan, the following are a few key web sites:

Library and Archives Canada: Canadian Directories Collection

Internet Archive

Hathitrust Digital Library

Chatham-Kent Public Library’s Digital Collection