Van Deeman's Land

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Tasmania was used by Britain as a dumping ground for those transported for heinous crimes such as stealing a handkerchief, or damaging a bridge, despite the age of the perpetrator !

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Seventy-three thousand convicts were transported to the British penal colony of Van Diemen’s Land in the first half of the nineteenth century. They played a Van Diemen's Land, First Fleet, Australian Curriculum, Book Week, First Contact, Tasmania, The Book, Childrens Books, Author

A-Z of Convicts in Van Diemen's Land, book by Simon Barnard

Seventy-three thousand convicts were transported to the British penal colony of Van Diemen’s Land in the first half of the nineteenth century. They played a vital role in the building of the settlements, as well as the runningof the newly established colony. Simon Barnard’s A–Z of Convicts in Van Diemen’s Land is a rich and compelling account of the lives of the men, women and children who were transported to Tasmania for crimes ranging from stealing bread to poisoning family members. Their…

These trousers were issued to a convict transported from Britain to Van Diemen's Land (now Tasmania). They were part of the issued uniform given to the Port Arthur convicts during the operation of the penal system on the Tasman Peninsula 1830 - Australian Costume, Australian Clothing, Van Diemen's Land, School Costume, Port Arthur, Tasmania, Historical Clothing, Female Form, Travel

Port Arthur Convict Parti-Coloured Uniform Trousers

These trousers were issued to a convict transported from Britain to Van Diemen's Land (now Tasmania). They were part of the issued uniform given to the Port Arthur convicts during the operation of the penal system on the Tasman Peninsula 1830 - 1877.

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Photographic Print: Prison Ship Success : 24x16in

Postage stamp separation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Separation of imperforate stamps by scissors, knife or tearing often leads to uneven margins on the stamp as in this 1853 stamp of Van Diemen's Land. Old Stamps, Vintage Stamps, Van Diemen's Land, Queen Vic, Cockatoo, Stamp Collecting, Tasmania, Family History, Island Nations

Postage stamp separation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Separation of imperforate stamps by scissors, knife or tearing often leads to uneven margins on the stamp as in this 1853 stamp of Van Diemen's Land.

Van Diemen's Land - List of Persons Licensed to Keep Common Inns, Ale-Houses, or Victualling Houses - Sept. Van Diemen's Land, Historical Pictures, Mountain Range, Tasmania, Family History, Genealogy, Vietnam, Paradise, The Past

Van Diemen's Land - List of Persons Licensed to Keep Common Inns, Ale-Houses, or Victualling Houses - Sept. 1828 to Sept. 1829

List of persons licensed to keep common inns, ale-houses, or victualling houses in Tasmania from 29 September 1828 to 29 September 1829 Pictured: Macquarie Street, Hobart, Tasmania, 1833

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Convicts in the Cowpastures, an untold story

The convicts in the Cowpastures is an untold story of the colonial settler society of early New South Wales.

The story of three convicts, Mathew James Everingham, Elizabeth Rimes and Patrick McGahety who came to Australia in the and fleets. Time In England, First Fleet, Botany Bay, Lost Job, Aboriginal People, Family Matters, Life Is Good, Australia, History

A tale of the First, Second and Third convict fleets to Australia

The story of three convicts, Mathew James Everingham, Elizabeth Rimes and Patrick McGahety who came to Australia in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd fleets.

For convicts transported to the colonies of Australia, inadequate and… Australian Dresses, Prison Outfit, Sydney City, Fashion Sewing, 19th Century, Vintage Fashion, Menswear, Female, Jackets

19th century convict jacket

For convicts transported to the colonies of Australia, inadequate and inappropriate clothing was just one of the many hardships to be endured. Convicts were issued with prison clothing such as this jacket, often of the coarse, ready-made, loose fitting variety known as 'slops'.

Early Tasmania - Map of the Voyages of Abel Tasman in 1642 and Jacob Swart's colour facsimile, Van Diemen's Land, Penal Colony, Abel Tasman, New Holland, Book Week, Vintage Maps, Treasure Chest, Tasmania, Colonial

Early Tasmania

Early Tasmania - Map of the Voyages of Abel Tasman in 1642 and 1644. Jacob Swart's colour facsimile, 1860.

This is a really old and really cool historical map of Tasmania from the year 1842 (told you it was really old!This historical map is a replica of the original and can be laminated if that's your thing.We can also print them in smaller Vintage Maps, Antique Maps, Vintage Wall Art, Van Diemen's Land, Map Shop, Paris Map, Modern Pictures, City Scene, Old Maps

Van Diemen's Land Old map of Tasmania Giclee | Etsy

Van Diemens Land map, 1834; historical map restored, fine print. Boundaries are hand colored in the original map. Author: John Arrowsmith. ♥ Printed on premium matte paper (230g/sqm) or professional matte canvas (390g/sqm) ; ♥ Pigment inks (Canon Lucia EX) which last a lifetime, no fading; ♥ Giclée