Question: I plan on researching my ancestors who lived in Milton, Massachusetts in the 19th and early 20th century. Can you tell me what town business directories you have at NEHGS?
Answer: On microfiche at NEHGS we have a variety of Milton, Mass. directories. If you examine the Dorchester, Mass. directory for 1850 you will find Milton included [Call # F74/D5/D671]. Specifically under the town of Milton, Mass. you will find the following directories – 1885, 1897-98, 1900, 1902, 1904, 1906, 1908, 1910, 1914, 1916-17, 1919, 1921, 1924, 1926, 1929, 1945 [Call # F74/M66/m55]. These microfiche can be viewed, printed or digitially scanned at our Microtext Library on the Fourth Floor.