Victorian Directory 1917 (Sands and McDougall)
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Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (3149 pages)
Author: Sands & McDougall
Year: (1917) 2009
Publisher: Archive Digital Books Australasia
A massive directory of over 3100 pages, this Sands and McDougall directory, which in 1917 was in its 61st year of publication, consists not only of a Melbourne Directory, but also its Suburbs and the country areas too.
The Melbourne and Suburban sections contain the "Street, Alphabetical, Professional, and Trade Directories together with Government, Ecclesiastical, Legal, Municipal, and Other Information".
The City and Suburbs section covers: Melbourne proper, Abbotsford, Albert Park, Alphington, Altona Bay, Armadale, Ascot Vale, Auburn, Balaclava, Balwyn, Beaumaris, Bentleigh (within the Shire of Moorabin), Blackburn, Black Flat (or Glen Waverley), Black Rock, Box Hill, Braybrook, Brighton, Broughton Park, Brown's Hill, Brunswick, Burnley, Burwood (within the Shire of Camberwell), Burwood East, Camberwell, Canterbury (within the Municipality of Camberwell), Carlton, Carlton North, Carnegie, Caulfield, Cheltenham, Clarinda, Clayton, Clifton Hill, Coburg, Collingwood, Croxton, Deepdene, Deer Park, Dingley, Doncaster, Doncaster East, East Melbourne, Elsternwick, Eltham, Elwood, Epping, Essendon, Fairfield, Fawkner, Fitzroy, Fitzroy North, Flemington, Footscray, Forest Hill, Garden Vale, Glenferrie, Glen Huntly, Glen Iris, Glenroy, Glen Waverley, Half Moon Bay, Hampton, Hawksburn, Hawthorn, Heatherton, Heidelberg, Ivanhoe, Jolimont, Kensington, Kew, Kooyong, Laverton, Maidstone, Malvern, Maribyrnong, Mentone, Middle Park, Mitcham, Mont Albert, Mont Park, Montague, Moonee Ponds, Moorabbin, Mordialloc, Moreland, Murrumbeena, Newlands, Newmarket, Newport, Northcote, North Melbourne, Northport, Oakleigh, Ormond, Parkville, Pascoe Vale, Port Melbourne, Prahran, Preston, Preston South, Richmond, Ringwood, Ripponlea, Royal Park, Sandringham, Seddon, South Melbourne, South Yarra, Spotswood, Springvale, St Kilda, Sunshine, Surrey Hills, Tally Ho, Templestowe, Thornbury, Toorak, Tooronga, Tottenham, Tunstall, Vermont, Westgarth, West Melbourne, Williamstown, Windsor, Yarraberg, and Yarraville.
The Country section contains "Alphabetical, Professional, Trade, Agricultural, and Pastoral Directories for the Whole State of Victoria, embracing about 2350 towns and postal centres".
KALIMNA POINT (LAKES ENTRANCE)
(Rail to Bairnsdale 170¾ miles thence steamer 24 miles; 1 mile from Cunninghame.
Shire of Orbost, Parish of Colquhoun, County of Tambo)
Cooper, Arthur H., clerk
Davies. Hy. M., Kalimna htl
Faux. Geo., farmer
Ferguson, Michl. F., farmer
The whole directory, including most text in the advertisements, is searchable. This makes it useful not only for finding names, but also places occupations and other information for family and local historians.
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