Pughs Almanac & Queensland Directory 1868
Pughs Almanac & Queensland Directory 1868. 1868. Directories and almanacs are a valuable resource for local, family and social historians as well as for researchers in other fields of Australian history.
The long-running Pugh's series provides a wealth of information on people, places and society of the day. This edition contains a Brisbane directory as well as a country directory. The Brisbane directory lists the occupations alphabetically with names and street under each. The country directory lists the towns as well as stations, and station-owners. In addition it includes details on over 40 other areas. Everything from eclipses and newspapers, to postal information and the Works Department is covered, as well as numerous advertisements. This is a valuable guide to the people, places and social history of Queensland in the 1860s.