Loading... Please wait...
show / hide sidebar


South Australian Almanac and Directory 1878 (Boothby)

Usually Ships Within 7 Days

Product Description

Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (667 pages)
Author: J. Boothby
Year: (1868) 2008
ISBN: 9781921494673
Publisher: Archive Digital Books Australasia

Directories are one of the most effective ways of tracing members of a family, especially tradesmen. Many small businesses needed to ensure the public was aware of their activity and one of the better ways to do this in an age before media dominated was via a directory. The value of directories as a research tool is enhanced when no census material is available.

In this directory you can expect to find people named with their addresses under:
- Street directory (Adelaide and North Adelaide only)
- Alphabetical directory (state-wide)

Other sections including names but usually not addresses:
Government and official directory
- Governor and Executive Council
- Parliamentarians
- Consuls
- High ranking public servants in each government department
- Police Commissioned Officers
- Fire Officers
- Gaolers
- Military Officers
- Registrars of BDM
- Doctors
- Hospital and asylum administrators
- Railway and horse tramway administrators
- Postal and telegraphic officers
- University leaders
- Institute managers
The Courts
- Judges and officers of the Supreme Court
- Commissioners for the taking of Affidavits 
- Sheriff and officers
- Magistrates and their clerks
- Justices of the Peace
- Court Bailffs
- Barristers, solicitors, and proctors of the Supreme Court
Returning Officersz
Licenced land brokers
Bishops, Deans, Archdeacons, Priests, Religious, Ministers of Religion, Rabbi, Preachers
Municipal officers
Bankers, company managers, society officers
Shipping owners

Users should always refer to the display advertisements as they often provide names and addresses.

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.

Any computer using Adobe (Acrobat) Reader 4 or later
Adobe Reader 6 or later is recommended for CDs with searchable text

Product Reviews

Write Review

This product hasn't received any reviews yet. Be the first to review this product!

Find Similar Products by Category

Questions & Phone Orders

Questions & Phone Orders

1/1257 North East Road
Ridgehaven South Australia 5097
1300 526 069 | (08) 8263 2055

Shop with Confidence

Shop with Confidence

We accept payment by credit card, Paypal, direct deposit, cheque or money order.

30 Day Moneyback Guarantee

30 Day Moneyback Guarantee

If you're not 100% satisfied with your purchase, please let us know. You can return it unopened or in as new condition within 30 days of purchase for full refund or credit, excluding freight.

Genealogy Ebooks
Genealogy Blog
Gould Digital
Unlock the Past Cruises
Dragonfly Genealogy

Back to Top