This almanac and gazetteer is full of information for the family historian, social historian and general researcher of Queensland in this era.
The Almanac contains information on everything – events scheduled throughout the year, a calendar, time azimuth tables, coast lights, tide signals, sailing directions, port harbour dues, mining progress, agriculture, gardening calendar, cookery, stations, holdings and runs, local governing bodies, industries, fisheries, medical hints, stamp duties, postal information and much more.
The Gazetteer includes a list of post towns, telegraph stations, money order offices, and railway stations in Queensland also the days of departures of mail to and from Brisbane, together with a legal section covering the Supreme Court; Courts of Petty Sessions; Insolvency, Intestacy and Insanity; Registration of Friendly Society and the Titles and Stamp Office.
It also gives details of the following groups as well as names and contacts for them:
QUEENSLAND ACCLIMATISATION SOCIETY Bowen Bridge Rd., Brisbane
Patron—H.E. the Governor; President— L. G. Corrie, F.Q.I.A., F.L.S.;
Honorary Scientific Members—F. M. Bailey, F.L.S., Colonial Botanist,
J. F. Bailey, Assistant Botanist, H. Tryon, Government Entomologist,
J. C. Brunnich, Government Chemist, Dr. John Lauterer, G. Phillips, C.E.,
C. W. de Vis, M.A., Queensland Museum; Overseer— J. Mitchell;
Secretary—H. J. Johnson.
This ebook is a the same as the CD version from Archive Digital Books Australasia which is available from Gould Genealogy & other retailers.
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