Slaters Queensland Almanac 1882,1887 & 1903
Almanacs and directories are a valuable resource for local, family and social historians as well as for researchers in other fields of Australian history.
The Slaters Queensland Almanacs, Directories and Gazetteers contain country and Brisbane trades directories which list the names, addresses and professions of many people in Queensland in 1882, 1887 and 1903. It also includes a comprehensive almanac section giving information on weather, events, history of the colony, the government and more.
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 occupation they held and the people they knew.