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Story of an early colonialist's misfortune in a Sydney Inn in the and the barmaid who saved him. South Wales, Vintage Images, Maid, Love Story, Colonial, Crime, The Past, History, Painting

A Colonial Love Story - The Maid of the Inn

Story of an early colonialist's misfortune in a Sydney Inn in the 1820/30s, and the barmaid who saved him.

Ann Rumsby - The story of the pretty convict girl who had doctors fight for her, Marsden prosecute her and Governor Brisbane defend her. Radical Change, South Wales, Brisbane, Doctors, The Past, Ann, Scene, Australia, Country

Ann Rumsby 1802-1850

The story of Ann Rumsby - All through a convict girl - A leading Navy doctor was censured. Rev. Samuel Marsden was fined, and five members of the Parramatta Bench were dismissed. Indirectly she was also responsible, to a large extent, for radical changes in the system of government. She was the keystone of one of Parramatta's greatest feasts of scandal and rumour. The happenings caused a sensation throughout the country, and Parramatta, where the scene was laid, was the centre of a…

An article written in 1894 recalling the training of cadets in the new Victorian Police force in Victoria Australia, Interesting History, Historical Pictures, Police, The Past, Victorian, In This Moment, Law Enforcement, Historical Photos

Victorian Police Cadets in the 1850s

An article written in 1894 recalling the training of cadets in the new Victorian Police force in 1852/1853.

The Laying of the Foundation Stone of St Andrew's Cathedral Sydney - 16 May 1837 Old Churches, St Andrews, Historical Pictures, South Wales, Back In The Day, Sydney, Reflection, Cathedral, Foundation

St Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney 1895

A contemporary article about the laying of the Foundation Stone of St Andrew's Cathedral Sydney - 16 May 1837 - one of the greatest events in the colony witnessed by the multitude of Sydney - 600 children dined on roast beef and plumb pudding - A picture of St Andrew's Cathedral in 1895 - Sydney, New South Wales.

Adelaide Labour Market 1864 - Scale of Wages Teaching Geography, South Australia, Ancestry, Family History, Genealogy, Stationary, Sydney, Scale, Aesthetics

Adelaide Labour Market 1864 - Scale of Wages

Scale of Wages in Adelaide in 1864

An old fashioned silver mine that looks like the ones around Creed, Co. Outback Australia, Time In Australia, South Australia, Western Australia, South Wales, Parks, Camping, Coal Mining, Historical Pictures

Broken Hill Silver Mines 1896

Excerpt from an article titled Mining Industry, by W. H. J. Slee, Esq., F.G.S., Chief Inspector of Mines, &c. - published in "New South Wales: the mother colony of the Australias" (1896) - Picture of Broken Hill Silver Mines 1896 - New South Wales.

Read about the official opening of the bridge in November 1895 - Picture of Hampden Bridge in Wagga Wagga in 1895 Historical Pictures, Ghost Towns, South Wales, World History, Colonial, Fun Stuff, Bridge, The Past, Fair Grounds

Hampden Bridge - Wagga Wagga 1895

Read about the official opening of the bridge in November 1895 - Picture of Hampden Bridge in Wagga Wagga in 1895

Captain Lonsdale's Census of Port Phillip 1836 Article Writing, Guy Names, Family History, Victoria, Australia, Free

Captain Lonsdale's Census of Port Phillip 1836

An article written in 1932 by J. B. Cooper, recording names of the census taken in 1836, other names are included in the article totalling 59 names. Census only recorded the men's name with the number in each household.

An historic etching of the Concorida Gold Mines at Daylesford in Victoria by J. Victoria Australia, South Australia, Gold Miners, Gold Map, Australian Painting, Victorian Gold, Historical Pictures, Vintage Images, Past

Life on the Gold Fields 1852-53

An account of life and the conditions of the gold miners in the early years on the Victorian goldfields. Published in 1853.

Night Scene in the Diggings (Gold Fields) - c. Engraving of a Drawing by John Skinner Prout Australian Painting, Gold Prospecting, Teaching Geography, Victorian Gold, Victoria Australia, Historical Pictures, Fields, Scene, In This Moment

Life on the Gold Fields 1852-53

An account of life and the conditions of the gold miners in the early years on the Victorian goldfields. Published in 1853.

A Few Words from Australia - Two letters written by William Howitt, one from McIvor Diggings, the other from Bendigo in 1853 to dissuade people, particularly gentlemen, from coming to the goldfields. Victoria 1, Vintage Images, Family History, The Past, Letters, Writing, Words, Life, Vintage Pictures

Life at the Diggings - Letters from McIvor Diggings, Victoria, 1 July 1853 and Bendigo, 25 July 1853

A Few Words from Australia - Two letters written by William Howitt, one from McIvor Diggings, the other from Bendigo in 1853 to dissuade people, particularly gentlemen, from coming to the goldfields.

A brief detailed, account of schooling in NSW between 1820 and 1896 - A picture of Sydney University in 1896 Historical Pictures, Historical Sites, History Teachers, South Wales, Tasmania, Colleges, Libraries, Museums, Galleries

The University, Sydney 1895

A brief detailed, account of schooling in NSW between 1820 and 1896 - A picture of Sydney University in 1896

General Report of Agriculture, Stock and Gardening in Van Dieman's Land in 1828 Agriculture, Van, Australia, Gardening, History, Country, My Love, Life, Rural Area

General Report of Agriculture, Stock and Gardening in Van Dieman's Land in 1828

General Report of Agriculture, Stock, and Gardening for the Month of March, 1828, Van Dieman's Land

House of Parliament, Sydney 1895 Australian Continent, Houses Of Parliament, Largest Countries, Small Island, Historical Pictures, South Wales, Tasmania, Continents, Old Photos

House of Parliament, Sydney 1895

Brief outline of the government of Australia between 1788-1896 - Picture of Sydney Parliament House, Macquarie Street, in 1895.

New South Wales Government Meat-Market, Darling Harbour, Sydney 1895 Sydney Australia Travel, Darling Harbour, Historical Pictures, South Wales, East Coast, Old Photos, Past, Travel Tips, History

New South Wales Government Meat-Market, Darling Harbour, Sydney 1895

Short excerpt about the beginning of meat export in NSW in the 1890s - Picture of the NSW Government Meat Market in 1896 - Darling Harbour, Sydney

Map of the Bendigo Government Camp in 1853 - Includes a list of 45 Government Officers who were stationed on Bendigo Government Camps in Eureka Stockade, Government Camp, Broken Promises, Historical Pictures, Ancestry, Family History, Colonial, Vintage World Maps, Buildings

Bendigo Government Camp in 1853

Map of the Bendigo Government Camp in 1853 - Includes a list of 45 Government Officers who were stationed on Bendigo Government Camps in 1850s