"A Gin & Piccaninny" (old terms for a an Australian Aboriginal woman and an Aboriginal child). Photo taken between 1868 and 1872.  Part of Scrapbook, Australia, 1868-1872, collected by C.H. Allen during a journey around the world

"A Gin & Piccaninny" (old terms for a an Australian Aboriginal woman and an Aboriginal child). Are these derogatory names? Photo taken between 1868 and Part of Scrapbook, Australia, collected by C. Allen during a journey around the world

Studio portraits of Urara and Clarence River, First Australians c1872, by John William Lindt. albumen silver prints. Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford.

Studio portraits of urara and clarence river, australian aboriginal people by john william lindt. pitt rivers museum, university of oxford.

Captain Arthur Phillip who led the First Fleet to Australia in 1788. He established the penal colony that was to become Sydney and served as the first Governor of New South Wales from 1788 to 1792.

Captain Arthur Phillip who led the First Fleet to Australia in He established the penal colony that was to become Sydney and served as the first Governor of New South Wales from 1788 to

Carved trees--Wiradjuri Country--Album 11: [Photographs of Aboriginal rock art and stencil art, stone tools and landscapes], ca. 1925-1944 / compiled by C. C. Towle      For more information on this image http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=874413    Search our collections at http://www.sl.nsw.gov.au/

Carved trees--Wiradjuri Country--Album [Photographs of Aboriginal rock art and stencil art, stone tools and landscapes], ca.

Photo by Samuel White Sweet, 1825-1886. Portrait of unidentified Aboriginal woman wearing a possum skin cloak, carrying a child on her back, South Australia, ca. 1870s?

Portrait of unidentified Aboriginal woman wearing a possum skin cloak, carrying a child on her back, South Australia, ca. National Library of Australia.

there are 27 million slaves in the world today. you can never again say that you did not know. Wilberforce instrumental in abolishing British slave trade.  Someone to be admired   (great quote can be applied to many situations in the human condition)

quote from William Wilberforce about injustice and slavery

King, Henry, 1855-1923. Studio portrait of a man in a fighting pose, Australia, ca. 1887 [transparency]

Digital Collections - Pictures - King, Henry, Studio portrait of a man in a fighting pose, Australia, ca.

Trugannini 1866 - the last full-blooded Tasmanian aboriginie

The Tasmanian genocide

"Trugannini Truganini was a woman widely considered to be the last full blood Aboriginal Tasmanian (Palawa) of Australia.

George Carter - "Death of Captain James Cook" (1783)

Death of Captain Cook Much has been written, and debated, about the arrival, impact and death in Hawai‘i of the English explorer Captain James Cook He and his crew first landed in the Hawaiian Islands in

Lantern slide of Tasmanian aboriginal man Woureddy, native of Bruni [Bruny] Island. Prepared by J.W. Beattie (1859-1930)

Lantern slide of Tasmanian aboriginal man Woureddy, native of Bruni [Bruny] Island.

William Sherwin (c. 1650-1714) Arthur Phillip Esq., Captain General and Commander in Chief in and over the territory of New South Wales, published 1789.

Convicts and the British Colonies in Australia William Sherwin (c., Captain General and Commander in Chief in and over the territory of New South Wales, published

Port Jackson Painter  Watercolour and ink, 1788 - 1797, © Natural History Museum  Watling collection

Port Jackson Painter Watercolour and ink, 1788 - © Natural History Museum Watling collection

early settlers | Address by Rt. Wor. Bro. Rabbi Dr Raymond Apple , AO RFD, Past Deputy ...

The Founding of Australia By Capt Arthur Phillip Sydney Cove Jan 1788

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