20 August 2013
Turn-of-the-Century Odessa Directories Now Online
News from Gary Mokotoff's Avotaynu e-newsletter: Turn-of-the-Century Odessa city directories are now online. Odessa address and business directories (Vsia Odessa) for 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902/1903, 1904, 1906, 1908, 1910, 1911, and 1914 are now searchable at http://genealogyindexer.org. Search results link to scans of the directories on the Russian State Library website. You can find them via global search or filter by place to limit results to Odessa. The site include capability to search using Roman characters as well as Cyrillic. You can also browse the directory images on the archive site at http://genealogyindexer.org/directories#Odessa.