This book was written in 1940, during which 'the greatest war of all times is in progress and the Nations are fighting for civilisation and liberty. In such times as these, we are dependent on men of ambition, courage, and foresight, to lead us in both commercial and public life'.
This book is a compilation of Notable citizens of Sydney. It gives a photo and caricature of each person together with a profile, including their vocation, birth, education, hobbies, recreations, address and special features.
The book gives an interesting glimpse into the life of important men in New South Wales at this time in the states history.
Originally produced by Archive CD Books Australia in 2005, this title has now been remastered and re-released, and includes better searching capability. This CD contains high quality scanned images of the whole of the original book, and has been bookmarked for easy navigation. Pages can be searched, browsed, enlarged and printed out if required.