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1870 Professional, Mercantile, and Trades Directory of Adelaide
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In 1870 W. Francis Brenton published The professional, mercantile and trades directory of Adelaide. This was the first year of publication for the directory and those listed in it where classified in alphabetical order. The main section in this publication was titled "Brenton's Directory", it is this section that has been transcribed and is now searchable via The details in this section includes individuals and owners names, business names and address details. Other sections in this publication include "Brenton's Almanack 1870" and "Brenton's Directory Advertisements".

The professional, mercantile and trades directory of Adelaide

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