Eresource update: Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888 - 2016

Extract from Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2016.

The Australian Wool Sales

Financial Times (London, England), Monday, December 3, 1900, Issue 3,923, p.3.

Looking for information about global financial and economic events reported in the London media during the 19th and 20th centuries?

Try the Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2016.  

Financial Times Historical Archives 1888-2016

This database contains: 

  • National and global economic events, including articles, advertisements, stock and market listings.  
  • Great for researching economics, business history and current affairs of approximately the last 120 years. 
  • Essays and resources discussing the Financial Times’ history. 

From the reporting of Australian wool sales across each state in 1900, through to financial reports from White Star Line about their new ship the "Titanic", the Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2016 is an valuable primary source for international financial news.

This database includes features for browsing by date or term frequency, and is cross searchable with the database Gale Primary Sources, another eresource available for Library card holders.

How to access 

You can access this database through eresources in the Library, either by using a Library computer or with your own device connected to the Library’s free wi-fi. 

This eresource is also available outside of the Library, however you must be a New South Wales resident and have a current Library card