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County Directories

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Washington County Directories

Adams County
1910-13, 1915-18

Benton County
1911-18, 1952-57, 1959, 1961-65, 1967-1973

Chelan County
1907, 1910-1921, 1925-26, 1931-32, 1936, 1940, 1952, 1954, 1956-58, 1960, 1962-63, 1965, 1967-1983

Clallam County
1882, 1884-85, 1887, 1907, 1909-1916, 1920-21, 1923, 1929, 1932, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1958-1960, 1962-63, 1968-1970, 1972-1981, 1984

Clark County
1918-19, 1921, 1928-29, 1931, 1934

Columbia County
1902, 1904, 1907-1918, 1920-24

Cowlitz County
1907-09, 1915-16, 1926, 1929-30, 1931, 1933, 1936, 1938, 1953-55, 1957-1965, 1967-1979, 1981-82, 1984

Douglas County
1907, 1910-1921

Franklin County
1910-18, 1952-57, 1959, 1961-65, 1967-1973, 1992-93, 1995

Garfield County
1915-16

Grant County
1910-1921, 1953, 1955, 1957, 1959-1963, 1965, 1967-1984, 1998-99, 2001-05

Grays Harbor County
1903-04, 1907-08, 1910, 1915-19, 1921-22, 1924, 1928-1931, 1933, 1935, 1937, 1939, 1941, 1945, 1949, 1951, 1953-57, 1959-1960, 1962-64, 1966, 1968-1982

Island County
1882, 1884-85, 1887

Jefferson County
1882, 1884-85, 1887, 1920-21, 1923, 1929, 1932

King County
1872, 1876, 1878-79, 1882, 1884-85, 1887-1905, 1908-1919, 1921-24, 1926-28, 1953-1985, 1987, 1991

Kitsap County
1882, 1884-85, 1887, 1909-1918, 1920-21, 1923-24, 1929-1934, 1936, 1938, 1940, 1942, 1975-1984

Kittitas County
1904, 1907, 1909, 1911-16, 1919-1924, 1929-1932, 1937, 1939, 1941-42, 1946, 1948-1950, 1952-55, 1957, 1959, 1961, 1963, 1965-66, 1968-69, 1972, 1974-78, 1980, 1983

Klickitat County
1911-18, 1959

Lewis County
1904, 1908, 1910-18, 1920-23, 1925-1932, 1934, 1937, 1939, 1941-42, 1946, 1948-1950, 1952, 1954-55, 1957-58, 1960-61, 1963-65, 1967-1984, 1989, 1991-2005

Lincoln County
1906, 1908-1915, 1917-18

Mason County
1882, 1884-85, 1887, 1913-16, 1919-1925, 1927, 1929-1932, 1934, 1936

Okanogan County
1910-1921, 1955-56

Pacific County
1904, 1908, 1910-18, 1920-23

Pierce County
1882, 1884-85, 1887, 1915-16, 1996-2001

San Juan County
1882, 1884-85, 1887

Skagit County
1882, 1884-85, 1887, 1923-24, 1937, 1948, 1962, 1973-75, 1979-1981, 1983, 1985, 1987, 1989-1991, 1998-2004

Skamania County
1907-09, 1911-16

Snohomish County
1882-87, 1901-1920, 1922-23, 1925-1933, 1935, 1937, 1952-1982, 1984, 1992-98, 2000-05

Spokane County
1954-1984, 1986-87, 1992, 1994-98, 2000-04

Thurston County
1882, 1884-85, 1887, 1902-03, 1906, 1909, 1911-16, 1919-1925, 1927, 1929-1932, 1934, 1936, 1939, 1941, 1943, 1946-49, 1951-52, 1954-55, 1957-58, 1960-1982, 1984, 1989, 1991-2005

Wahkiakum County
1907-09, 1911-16

Walla Walla County
1902-05, 1907-1918, 1920-26, 1929-1933, 1935, 1937, 1939, 1941, 1946, 1948-1959, 1961-62

Whatcom County
1882, 1884-85, 1887, 1902-08, 1910-1942, 1945, 1947-48, 1950, 1952, 1954-1965, 1967-1977, 1979, 1981-82, 1984

Whitman County
1904, 1908-09, 1915-16, 1962, 1964, 1966-67, 1973-74, 1979-1980, 1983

Yakima County
1908-1911, 1913, 1917-1925, 1927-1935, 1937-1941, 1951, 1953-59, 1961-62, 1964-1989, 1991