Martin Bryant (born 7 May 1967) is an Australian mass murderer who pleaded guilty to murdering 35 people and injuring 21 others in the Port Arthur massacre, a shooting spree in Port Arthur, Tasmania, Australia, in 1996. He is currently serving 35 life sentences plus 1,035 years without parole in the psychiatric wing of Risdon Prison in Hobart, Tasmania
penal colony: Port Arthur
In the 1800s many convicts were sent to a place called Port Arthur in Tasmania, Australia, to work. Today the ruins of Port Arthur are a popular tourist attraction.
Banjo Paterson with wife Alice and daughter Grace, ca. 1900-1912, by Lionel Lindsay
More about AB 'Banjo' Paterson : adb.anu.edu.au/biography/paterson-andrew-barton-banjo-7972 Format: Photograph Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: <a Format: Photograph Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=8941 From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au
Jitterbugging in Swanston Street, Melbourne
Id number: 112664 Date: 15 August 1945 Melbourne: Jitterbug dancing in Swanston Street during the Victory Pacific celebrations in the city streets. Rights Info: No known copyright restrictions. This photograph is from the Australian War Memorial's collection www.awm.gov.au Persistent URL: www.awm.gov.au/collection/112664
Wonderful Vintage Photos of Costumes and Dresses in the Last Decades
Mr & Mrs Lawrence Tibbett arrive in Sydney, 1938 Helen Twelvetrees during the making of Thoroughbred, Sydney, 1936 Arrival of Fu...
Adlib Internet Server 5 | Details
[eb-GB]Adlib Internet Server is a complete application to make the collections of archives, museums and libraries accessible over the internet. Adlib Internet Server is an add-on to the professional collection management applications Adlib Archive, Adlib Museum and Adlib Library.
A nice collection of Australian mugshots taken in a Sydney police station in the 1920's. I love mugshots, especially old ones. I think there is something really hounest and transparent about them, you can really see the shame, or in some cases pride, in peoples eyes and quite often they are absolutely brilliant portraits. I…