1849 Cape Almanac


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A valuable glimpse into the Cape of the mid 19th century.

  • List of Residents of Cape Town – names & addresses
  • List of Residents of Wynberg and southern suburbs
  • Arrivals and departure of shipping
  • Bank Transactions
  • Cape Colonial Signs used in Telegraphic communications
  • Civil Establishments
  • Customs House Notices
  • Exchanges, Monies, Weights and Measures
  • Gardener’s Calendar
  • Government Notices
  • Imports & Exports
  • List of Civil Servants
  • List of Military Officers and personnel
  • List of Naval officers and personnel
  • Lists of Advocates, lawyers, ministers & school teachers
  • Lists of  Civil Pensioners and what they earned
  • Local Institutions
  • Medicinal Recipes
  • Military Establishments personnel
  • Naval Establishments
  • Notices to Mariners
  • Schedule of Taxes, Duties, Fees and all other sources of Revenue
  • Societies and Associations
  • Titles of Ordinances