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The Floating Brothel: The Extraordinary True Story of an Eighteenth-Century Ship and Its Cargo of Female Convicts: Sian Rees: 9780786867875: Amazon.com: Books

The Floating Brothel: The Extraordinary True Story of an Eighteenth-Century Ship and Its Cargo of Female Convicts: Sian Rees:

""The Tin Ticket," written by Harvard-educated genders affairs expert Deborah J. Swiss and published by Berkley, is a wonderful book. It illuminates a part of history that long has been overlooked, in a manner that holds the reader fast to his or her seat from the exciting introduction to the present day end of the story. In the early nineteenth century, the British government sought to build up the working class of their new Australian colony, where men outnumbered women nine to one. They…

The Tin Ticket: The Heroic­Journey of Australia's Convict­Women

Fishpond Australia, The Tin Ticket: The Heroic Journey of Australia's Convict Women by Deborah J Swiss. Buy Books online: The Tin Ticket: The Heroic Journey of Australia's Convict Women, ISBN Deborah J.

You can explore Australia’s last convict ship! by Graeme Andrews / This image of the Edwin Fox in use as a refrigeration hulk shows many other original features.

You can explore Australia’s last convict ship! by Graeme Andrews / This image of the Edwin Fox in use as a refrigeration hulk shows many other original features.

George Barrington, Convicts Arriving at Botany Bay In the Regency Underworld, written by Donald A. Low, there is a detailed and poignant description of the thousands of poor young boys and girls en...

Children, Poverty, & Crime in the Regency Era

George Barrington: Convicts, including children, arrive at Botany Bay

The story of the 72,000 convicts transported to Van Diemen's Land from 1803 to 1853, and the colony they built. To the convicts arriving in Van Diemen's Land, it must have felt as though they'd been sent to the very ends of the earth. In Tasmania's Convicts Alison Alexander tells the history of the men and women transported to what became one of Britain's most notorious convict colonies.

To the convicts arriving in Van Diemen's Land, it must have felt as though…

Tasmania's Convicts

Tasmania's Convicts

A frigate, 'Lady Ridley', at sea with a Deal gallery in foreground [picture].

A frigate, "Lady Ridley", at sea with a Deal gallery in foreground [picture].

Conditional pardon granted to Patrick Geraghty by Lieutenant General Ralph Darling, Governor of New South Wales. Pardon granted by Darling on 11 March 1830; grant confirmed by Darling, after approval by the Secretary of State for the Colonies, on 21 June 1831. Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales: http://www.acmssearch.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/itemDetailPaged.cgi?itemID=423843

Conditional pardon granted to Patrick Geraghty by Lieutenant General Ralph Darling, Governor of New South Wales. Pardon granted by Darling on 11 March 1830; grant confirmed by Darling, after approval by the Secretary of State for the Colonies, on 21 June 1831. Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales: http://www.acmssearch.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/itemDetailPaged.cgi?itemID=423843

A timeline showing the progression of convict colonisation in Australia.

Desk Name Tags - Orange Tartan Teaching Resource

From the crowded tenements of Edinburgh to the Female Factory nestling in the shadow of Mt Wellington, dozens of Scottish women convicts were exiled to Van Diemen

Abandoned Women: Scottish convicts exiled beyond the seas ebook by Lucy Frost - Rakuten Kobo

Ms Harrison spent years researching the female convicts of Moreton Bay.

Little is known about the 144 female convicts who were sent to Moreton Bay.

TheWildGeese.com ... Irish Genealogy And Family History: Irish Convicts to Botany Bay Brought to Life by Author

Since the discovery of her Dublin Highwayman ancestor, Australian genealogist and author Barbara Hall has lovingly devoted herself to researching those Irish t…

Cooke, Edward William, Prison-ship in Portsmouth Harbour, convicts going aboard [picture]

Notorious Strumpets and Dangerous Girls : convict women in Van Diemen's Land…

Notorious Strumpets and Dangerous Girls : convict women in Van Diemen's Land TARDIF, Phillip. Includes entry for Jane Brickhill later Mallett.

Map of the voyage of the convict ship Francis and Eliza in 1815. Find out more about the Francis and Eliza at Free Settler or Felon

Map of the voyage of the convict ship Francis and Eliza in 1815. Find out more about the Francis and Eliza at Free Settler or Felon

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