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Wises Index to Every Place in New Zealand 1912 - Online

Early New Zealand Directories

Manawatu Telephone Directory's for the Years, 1959, 1962 & 1967

Three old Telephone Directories on one CD, these old directories are a great way to track theĀ  movements of people over the years. Places covered: Palmerston North, Apiti, Ashurst, Bulls, Foxton, Glen Oroua, Halcombe, Kimbolton, Levin, Marton, Rangiotu, Rangiwahia, Sanson, Shannon, Tokomaru, Waituna West, Woodville, Feilding. Price NZD$15

Stones Dunedin and Invercargill Directory for 1886

Stones Dunedin and Invercargill, Commercial, Municipal & General Directory. Otago and Southland Gazetteer, Almanac and Companion for 1886

Contains all the streets in and around Dunedin and Invercargill, with full names and occupations of the inhabitants, whether in business or not. The names of boarders and junior male members of a household above twenty-one years of age are also indicated. Alphabetical Directory, Trades Directory, Municipal Directory, Educational and Ecclesiastical, An Otago and Southland Gazetteer, A Run Holders Directory, Companion and Advertising Directory Price NZD$25

Wises Post Office Directory for 1926

The Wise's Post Office Directories were published by Henry Wise with the first edition published about 1873.These large volumes were the first national postal directories. The 1926 volume consists of 2670 pp, and contain a New Zealand towns directory, which lists all of the householders, the streets they lived on, and in most cases the occupations of the head of the household.The volume we have scanned was an ex-library copy and is in two volumes. The first volume the text is faded in places, and the second volume, the pages are browned, both factors making it hard to get quality images. And in the government section of the second volume a few pages have been replaced with very faded photocopies. This volume is searchablePrice NZD$25

Wairarapa Telephone Directory for 1950

This interesting old telephone directory lists all of the names and addresses of the householders that had the telephone on in 1950 in the Wairarapa. Area includes: Masterton, Carterton, Eketahuna, Featherston, Greytown, Hinakura, Martinborough, Pahiatua, Pirinoa, Pongaroa, Tiraumea, Woodville..

Price NZD$10

HawkesBay Telephone Directory for 1942

This is a very interesting old phone book from during the WWII years. Area's included in this directory are: Napier, Hastings, Dannevirke, Mohaka, Norsewood, Nuhaka, Ormandville, Otane, Porangahau, Takapau, Taradale, Waipawa, Waipukurau, Wairoa, Weber

Price NZD$10

Stones Canterbury, Nelson, Marlborough and Westland Directory for 1926

1260 pages containing a Streets Directory for Christchurch & Suburbs, Ashburton & Suburbs, Blenheim & Suburbs, Greymouth & Suburbs, Nelson & Suburbs, Timaru & Suburbs and a Country Directory for the smaller areas. An Alphabetical Directory, Professions and Trades, Municipal and County, Hospital, Institutions ect. Official and Judicial, Justices of the Peace, Education and Ecclesiastical, Societies, Commercial Chambers, Postal and Telegraph, A Short description of New Zealand, A New Zealand Official Directory, the Impounding and Fencing Act, Information the Registrations of Births, Marriages and Deaths, Wills and Intestate Estates, Law Courts, New Zealand Statistics and the Customs Tariff. and is searchable.

Price NZD$25

Wise's New Zealand Post Office Directory for 1946 - A large directory covering the whole of New Zealand from the year after WW.II. Great resource for finding where people had settled after the Second World War. 2728pp.

Price NZD$25

Wises Auckland Post Office Directory for 1958. Price NZD$25