Front cover image for The Philadelphia directory ..

The Philadelphia directory ..

Journal, Magazine, English, 1785
Directories Pennsylvania Philadelphia
43 volumes : folded maps ; 17-22 cm
Compilers and publishers: 1785, Francis White, John McPherson.--1791, Clement biddle.--1793-94, James Hardie.--1795, Edmund Hogan.--1796, Thomas Stephens.--1797-1801, C.W. Stafford.--1802-11, 1816-17, James Robinson.--1813, 1818-19, J.A. Paxton.--1814, B. & T. Kite.--1817, Edward Dawes.--1820, Edward Whitely.--1821-22, M'Carty & Davis.--1823-24, 1828-37, Robert Desilver.--1825, Thomas Wilson
The Philadelphia directory and register for 1821 is made up from Whitely's Philadelphia directory for 1820, with a new title page and supplementary list of names and directory of institutions and societies (62 pages) prefixed
The Philadelphia directory and register for 1822 contains only a supplementary list of names for 1822 and a directory of institutions (74 pages)
The directory for 1831 contains blank leaves and pages for additions and corrections
No directories issued for the years 1786-90, inclusive, 1792, 1812, 1815, 1826, 1827, 1832, 1834
Two separate directories were issued for each of the following years: 1785, 1796, 1811, 1817, 1823