A small but useful reference work, for any number of researchers -
genealogists, social historians, or the local historians.
The Almanac covers everything from the civil and military establishments, to
sailing directions. From horticulture and agriculture in South Australia,
to places of public worship. There are
details on mines and mining, societies in SA, a calendar for the year, various
statistics relating to the colony and details on public buildings.
The Directory covers just Adelaide and Port Adelaide, and lists merchants in
alphabetical order of surname together with their occupation and address. A useful source of information to establish the whereabouts of a person during this year.
This product is a great tool for those researching South Australian history,
making information that is difficult to find plainly and easily accessible on
High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book. This CD has been bookmarked for easy navigation, and pages can be searched, browsed, enlarged and printed out if required.