Digitized Brooklyn City Directories
Brooklyn Public Library has digitized and made available 31 Brooklyn city and business directories for the period 1856-1908.
New York City History
Each directory is a PDF file and will open in a separate window. The files are large and may take a few minutes to load, depending on your Internet connection.
Microfilm copies of Brooklyn City Directories spanning 1796-1933/34 are available in the Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Room 119.