Brisbane PO Directory & Country Guide 1885-1886 (Watson Ferguson)
Directories are a valuable resource for local, family and social historians as well as for researchers in other fields of Australian history.
This Brisbane Post Office Directory and Country Guide, contains a comprehensive Brisbane Street directory, Brisbane and suburbs alphabetical and trades & professional directories and much more. It also includes Queensland country town directories which list the names and professions of many people in Queensland in 1885.
Directories are an extremely useful tool for establishing when and where a person lived. However this is just a starting point, look further in the directory to find out more information about the society in which they lived, the occupations they held and the people they knew.