This 1910 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 and how to get there, telegraph stations, money order offices, postal note offices, parcel offices and receiving offices 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:
LADY BOWEN LYING-IN HOSPITAL. Wickham Terace, Brisbane. Patronesses—Lady Musgrave, Lady Norman, Lady Lamington, Lady Chermside, Lady Chelmsford, Mrs. R. Davidson, and Mrs. J. F. G. Foxton. President— Mrs. J. J. Buchanan. Hon. Treasurer—Mrs. Digby Denham. Secretary— Miss J. N. Burnett. Medical Staff—Drs. Carvosso, Connolly, Hopkins, Wilton Love, Page, and Marks. Consulting Physicians—Hon. Dr. Marks, Dr. Hardie and Dr. W. S. Byrne. Resident Medical Officer—Lulu Ure, M.B., Ch.M., Sydney. Matron— Miss A. Capner.
This ebook is a the same as the CD version from Archive Digital Books Australasia which is available from Gould Genealogy & other retailers. This CD contains high quality scanned images of the whole original volume, and has been bookmarked for easy navigation. Pages can be searched, browsed, enlarged and printed out if required.
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