City, Telephone and Miscellaneous Directory Catalogue

Directories held at the British Columbia Genealogical Society’s Walter Draycott Library in Surrey, B.C. Canada.

British Columbia Telephone Directories

PlaceProvinceYears Available
Athabasca-Fort Saskatchewan-Lac La Biche-Vegreville Alberta1993
Banff and Area Alberta1976
CalgaryAlberta1972-1974, 1979, 1988, yellow pages (1991?)
Central AlbertaAlberta1975, 1979
EdmontonAlberta1972, 1974, 1979, 1980,1996
LethbridgeAlberta1981, 1984
Medicine Hat Alberta1993
MoosejawSaskatchewan1961, 1991
North BattlefordSaskatchewan1979, 1981
Prince Albert and DistrictSaskatchewan1978
ReginaSaskatchewan1972, 1986
SaskatoonSaskatchewan1954, 1989, 1990
Saskatchewan Telephone Directory 2BSaskatchewan1928
Manitoba Provincial ExchangesManitoba1978, 1982, 1992-1993
WinnipegManitoba1978, 1980, 1994
Barrie-Orillia-Collingwood-Midland Ontario1974, 1978
Brant-Haldiman RegionsOntario1975
Mississauga-Halton Peel RegionsOntario1996
Niagara/St Catherine yellow pagesOntario1984
Ottawa-HullOntario1995 (yellow pages only)
Sault St MarieOntario1994
Thunder Bay and surrounding areaOntario1987
TorontoOntario1974, 1975, 1978, (1980?)
Waterloo-Guelph regional municipality Ontario1975
Island of Montreal CentreQuebec1995-1996
MontrealQuebec1974, 1993, 1994
Saint JohnNew Brunswick1980
Nova Scotia Telephone Directories Years Available
Halifax-DartmouthNova Scotia1979
Prince Edward IslandPrince Edward Island1968

Cross-Canada Telephone Directories (not including British Columbia)

AVMA- American Veterinary Medical AssociationNational1983-1992
BC Telephone Company DirectoriesBC1979, 1980, 1982, 1988-1996
BC Commercial DirectoryBC1982-1983
BC Legal DirectoryBC1973-1974, 1975, 1976, 1978, 1981-1985, 1987
BC Professional EngineersBC1995, 1996
BC VeterinariansBC1973-1987
BC Veterinary Medical Association Members Directory BC2002
Calgary City Directory Alberta1983/84 
Canadian VeterinariansNational1979, 1980, 1983, 1984, 1989-1992
Canadian Postal DirectoryNational1989
Edmonton City Directory including St. Albert and Sherwood Park. Alberta1984, 1986 & 1987
Medical DirectoryBC1957-1958, 1966-1967, 1970-1971, 1971-1972, 1982-1987
Metropolitan Montreal Crisscross Directories Quebec1977, 1978/79, 1980 
Montreal Criss Cross Directory Quebec1982 & 2000
National Government Directory – CanadaNationalSpring 1971
Outaouais Area Quebec Criss Cross Directory Quebec2000
Saskatoon City Directory Saskatchewan1982 & 1983
Regina City Directory Saskatchewan1983, 1984/85 and 1989
British Columbia Manufacturers' DirectoryBritish Columbia1996

British Columbia City Directories

1General Topic Index
2Publication - "Irish Baptist Historical Society Journal"
3Publication - "Ulster Local Studies", journal of the Federation
4County Antrim
5County Cork
6County Clare
7County Londonderry
8County Tyrone
9Research Papers - Ireland
10North Munster
11County Donegal
12County Waterford
13County Limerick
14County Dublin
15County Down
16Wills/Probate Records
17County Armagh
18County Mayo
19Topographical & Land Records
20Publication - "North Irish Roots"
21Publication - "All Ireland Heritage"
22Book - "Irish Genealogy a Record Finder"
23Book - "Dougherty Family"
24County Fermanagh
25Civil Registration
26Publication - Ulster Historical Foundation - "Familia"
27Other Irish Surnames Being Researched
28Ireland - Public Record Office - Dublin
29County Cavan
30County Galway
31County Kerry
32County Kildare
33County Kilkenny
34King's County
35County Leitrim
36County Longford
37County Louth
38County Meath
39County Monaghan
40Queen's County
41County Roscommon
42County Carlow
43County Sligo
44County Tipperary
45County Westmeath
46County Wexford
47County Wicklow
48Publication - "Irish Family History"
49Publication - "Picture Past, August 1940 Hutton's National Weekly"
50Book - "A History of the Parish of Ardstraw West & Castlederg"
51Ireland - General, booklets, pamphlets, brochures
52Ireland - Book Lists
53Griffiths Valuation - County Dublin
54Publication - "Journal of the South Derry Historical Society"
55Ireland - LDS Research Information
56Publication - "Journal of the Upper Ards Historical Society"
57Book - "Rath National School 1857-1984"
58Publication - "Irish Family Links- Irish Genealogical Association
59Irish Pedigrees
60Magazine - "Benbradagh"
61Publications - "Ireland's Own"
62Article - "The Dispossessed Landowners of Ireland, 1664"
63Ireland - How To Articles
64Publication - "The Irish Genealogist" - Irish Genealogical Research Society
65Article - "Irish Economic & Society History" (as held by UBC Library) - Irish Manuscripts Commission Survey of Business Records
66Migration Articles
67Book - "Handbook on Irish Genealogy"
68Passenger Lists
69Publication - "Irish Geography" - UBC
70Publication - "Irish Historical Studies" - Irish Historical Society & Ulster Society for Irish Historical Studies
71Ulster Folk & Transport Museum, Holywood, Co. Down
72Military Research
73Newspaper - "The Northern Whig", Belfast - Birth, Marriage & Death announcements
74Article - "Spinning Wheel Premium Entitlement Lists"
75Gravestones of Ulsterman - ex-Ireland
76Information - Methodist Church
77Publication - "Irish Economic & Social History"
78Publication - "Irish Historical Studies"
79Palatines in Ireland
80Irish in Canada
81Irish Tombstone Inscriptions
82Newspaper - "Irish Echo"
83Information - Roman Catholic Church
84Information - Church of Ireland
85Publication - "The Irish Ancestor"
86Irish in Australia
87Irish in the United States
88Irish Genealogical Project
89BCGS Members Personal Irish Library Lists
90Article - "Ulster-American Folk Park, Omagh"
91Irish in France
92Articles - Leinster
93Article - "Marriage Licenses from the Diocese of Ossory 1739-1804"
94Huguenots in Ireland
95Articles - "Extracts of Births, Marriages & Deaths in Ramsay's Waterford Chronicle" - Irish Genealogist
96Irish Origins - Addresses
97Quakers in Ireland
98Presbyterians in Ireland
99Publication - "Eirephile"
100Irish Researchers/Research Services
101Irish Newspapers
102Ireland - PRO London
103Irish Pedigrees
104Irish Research Centres/Historical Socieites
105Irish Genealogical Society, MN, USA (Publication - "Septs")
106Maps - Ireland
107Publication - "The Midlands"
108Irish Family Names
109Linen Hall
111Irish Libraries
112Irish in Bermuda
113Publication - "Irish Roots"
114Publication - "Irish Link"
115Protestants in Ireland
116Irish in South America
117Irish in England & Wales
118Irish in Mexico
119Irish Seminars/Conferences (past, present & future)
121Irish in Spain
122Article - "Extracts in Waterford Herald", Irish Genealogist
123Publication - "The Irish Sword"
124Newspaper - "The Anglo-Celt"
125Irish Heritage Association
126Publication - "The Clogher Record:
127Book - "North Antrim Families" by T.J.G. Bennett
128Irish in the West Indies
129Publication - "The Irish at Home and Abroad"
130Public Record Office of Northern Ireland
131The Irish Potato Famine
132Irish in Scotland
133Irish Census
134Photographs/Postcards of Ireland
135Irish Estate Records
136National Library of Ireland
137Irish in New Zealand
138Publication - "Journal of the British Isles FHS of Los Angeles"
139Irish Genealogical Research Society
140Irish American Heritage Center, Chicago, Illinois
141Scots Irish
142Anglo Irish Group (Liverpool FHS)
143Pensions & Annuities
144Irish History
145Hospital/Medical/Doctor Records
146The Tithe Applotment Records
147Civil Registration
148Ordnance Surveys/Surveyors
150Irish Parliament
151Irish in Gibralter
152Griffith's Valuation
153Irish on the Isle of Man
154Irish in South Africa
155Irish Masonic Records
156Publications - "Septs" Irish Genealogical Society
157Publication - "Journal of the Craigavon Historical Society" - Armagh
158Publication - "Old Kilkenny Review"
159Ulster Records/Research
160Irish Websites Resources
161Irish Police Records
162Irish Voting Lists/Registers/Freeholders
163The Ireland Householders Index
164Subsidy Rolls
165Irish Manuscripts Commission

Miscellaneous Directories – BC and Canada

Alaska Highway & YukonUnited States1971, 1972, 1975, 1977, 1978
Indio/Palm Desert, CaliforniaUnited States1992-1993
Sacramento, California United States1983
Yolo Co, CaliforniaUnited States1969
Smyrna, GeorgiaUnited States1979
Eugene-Springfield, OregonUnited States1978-1979
Portland, OregonUnited States1981,1983
Bellingham, WashingtonUnited States1981-1982
Seattle, WashingtonUnited States1980-1981, 1982, 1993-1994
North WashingtonUnited States1983
Whatcom Co, WashingtonUnited States1982, 1993-1994, 1994-1995
Bellingham, Whatcom Co.United States2007-2008
USA Postal DirectoryUnited States1971
Edinburgh and LothianScotland1982
Glasgow areaScotland1977
Area O5- Wexford, New Ross, Waterford, Clonmel, Kilkenny Thurles, Rocoe, Athy, Birr  Ireland1996-1997
Area O6 - Limerick, Listowel, Tipperary, Tralee, Killarney, Ennis, NenaghIreland1995-1996
Area 27 – Rottweil, Tuttlingen, Schwarzwald-BaarGermany1984-1985
Area 49 - Ludwigsburg, BoblingenGermany1984-1985
Area 51 - Pforzheim, Calw, FreudenstadtGermany1984-1985
Area 87 - Waiblingen, BacknangGermany1984-1985

International Directories

ChilliwackBC1972, 1979-1980, 1984, 1997-1998, 2000
Cranbrook/KimberlyBC1971, 1972
Dawson CreekBC1972
Fort St JohnBC1972
Fraser Valley BC1953
Kamloops BC1952, 1978
KelownaBC1958, 1972, 1985
Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows BC1993, 1999
NanaimoBC1967, 1972
NelsonBC1972, 1992, 1999, 2000
Port AlberniBC1972
Powell RiverBC1971, 1972
Prince RupertBC1955, 1972
QuesnelBC1978, 1979, 1981
Salt Spring IslandBC1985
VancouverBC1959-1984, 1986, 1988, 1990-1994
Vancouver City Directory BC1995/96
Vancouver Phone LocatorBC1967, 1972, 1982-1983
Vancouver Crisscross Directories  BC1972, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1982-83, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1989-1992, 1997, 1999
Vancouver suburban BC1991
VernonBC1948-1949, 1972
Victoria (Greater)BC1958, 1978
Western CanadaBC1971