Source Information

Phyllis Kramer, et. al, comp. Galicia, Business Directory, 1891 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2008.
Original data: Kaufmannisches Adressbuch fur Industrie, Handel und Gewerbe, XIV. Galizien. Wien IX Universitutmetr: L. Bergmann & Comp. This data is provided in partnership with

About Galicia, Business Directory, 1891

The 1891 Galician Business Directory (Kaufmannisches Adressbuch fur Industrie, Handel und Gewerbe, XIV. Galizien, published by L. Bergmann & Comp., Wien IX Universitutmetr. 6) contains over 25,000 names. This database was transcribed from a photocopy of this directory, found at the British Library, call number [PP 2440.BB C295].

This database contains over 20,000 names from over 1,000 different towns throughout Galicia. Galicia is a historical region of central Europe. It is located in modern day Poland and Ukraine.

For each entry, the database contains the following fields:

  • Surname

  • Given Name

  • Town Name

  • Occupation (in German)

  • Occupation (translated into English)