FW: [ukraine] Ukrainian Telephone Directories Digitized by Library of Congress
- The Library of Congress recently placed online scans of five Ukrainian
telephone directories: Kiev 1935, Voroshilovgrad (Luhansk) 1939, Sevastopol
1941, Odessa 1948, and Lviv 1949. To view, download, or for more
information, visit http://www.loc.gov/rr/european/phoneua/uadigdir.html.
The full text of these directories can be searched at
http://genealogyindexer.org, either in the original Cyrillic or by entering
a Latin script search term and using one of the automatic transliteration
options ("Add Latin -> Cyrillic," which is the default, or "Only Latin ->
Cyrillic"). Search results link to page scans on the Library of Congress'
These are the only Ukrainian directories the Library of Congress has
digitized, but their offline holdings are much larger. See
http://www.loc.gov/rr/european/phoneua/uaphone.html for a list of more of
their Ukrainian telephone directories (all post-WWII, except for the
digitized Kiev, Voroshilovgrad, and Sevastopol).
near Washington, D.C.