Queensland Blue Book 1879. 1879. The Queensland Blue Books give details of people employed in the Queensland Civil Service for the year of publication. After listings of various appointed and elected Government officers and members, the larger part of this volume records appointments by department.Information generally given for each appointment:OfficeNameClass under Civil Service Act (Ordinary or Professional)Date of AppointmentBy whom Appointed, and under what InstrumentAnnual SalaryDate of First Appointment under Government of Queensland or New South WalesDetailed Index to Contents:Alphabetical Index to ContentsAsylum?Benevolent & LunaticAttorney-generalAuditor-generalBotanic GardenBrisbane Relief BoardBuildingsCentral Board of HealthChief Inspector of SheepClerks of Petty SessionsColonial SecretaryColonial TreasurerColonial StoreCommissioner for RailwaysCommissioners to Enquire Into the Condition of the AboriginesConsuls of Foreign CountriesCourts?District, Insolvency, SupremeCrown... SolicitorCustomsDistrict CourtsDistilleriesEngraving and LithographingExecutive CouncilGaols - Brisbane, Fortitude Valley, Rockhampton, Roma, Toowoomba, TownsvilleGenealogical SurveyGovernment PrinterGovernment Savings BankGovernors - Succession ofGuardians of MinorsHarbors and riversHarbors, Lighthouses and PilotsHarbor of Refuge - Thursday IslandHis Excellency the Governor-in-ChiefImmigrationInspector of OrphanagesInspector of PrisonsLaboratoryLand - Sale ofLegislative Council and AssemblyLock HospitalsLunatic AsylumsLunatic Reception HousesMagistrates Authorised to Celebrate MarriagesMarine BoardMedical StaffMedical BoardMeteorological ObserverMines" Mineral Lands Act of 1872 " - CommissionerMinistriesMuseumOrphan SchoolsParliamentsPastoral OccupationPenal EstablishmentPensions and Retiring AllowancesPolicePolice MagistratesPostmaster-general (Postmasters, Clerical and Letter carriers)Post and TelegraphPrisonsPublic WorshipReformatory School for BoysRegistrar-GeneralRegistrar of BrandsReturning OfficersRoadsSale of LandSchooner " Pearl " Secretary for Public LandsSecretary for Public InstructionSecretary for Public Works, Mines, Etc,SheriffSupreme CourtSurvey of LandStamp DutiesSteamer " Kate "Volunteer Force ... ...Water Police WaterworksIncludes an Index of Officers to the Civil Establishment.This Product is also available as part of the QLD Blue Book compendium. Buy the set at a special price.