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  1. A Collection of Voyages. In Four Volumes. Containing I. Captain William Dampier's Voyages round the World ... (London, James and John Knapton, 1729) Vol. I
  2. The earliest description of the Australian Aborigines by an Englishman was that given by William Dampier in his account of a voyage round the world, from 1679 to 1691. During the course of this he landed on north-western Australia, at King Sound, on 5 January 1688. He and his men stayed until 12 March. Dampier described the land and the aborigines. Of the country he wrote.
    "New Holland is a very large tract of land. It is not yet determined whether it is an island or a main continent; but I am certain that it joyns neither to Asia, Africa, nor to America." (p. 463)
    Dampier's statement concerning the natives is now seen as rather more tendentious,
    "The inhabitants of this country are the miserablest People in the world. The Hodmadods of Monomatapa, though a nasty people, yet for wealth are gentlemen to these; who have no houses and skin garments, sheep, poultry and fruits of the earth, ostrich eggs &c. as the Hodmadods have: and setting aside their humane shape, they differ but little from brutes." (p. 464)

  3. HAWKESWORTH, John (ed.) An Account of the Voyages undertaken by the order of His Present Majesty for making Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere ... by Captain Cook, ... in three volumes. (London, W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1773) Vol. III
  4. The Endeavour sailed into Botany Bay on 28 April 1770. The crew sighted four small canoes, each with one man aboard, "very busily employed in striking fish with a long pike or spear." (p. 492) The boat passed within a quarter of a mile of the men, but, "possibly being deafened by the surf, and their attention wholly fixed upon their business," the aborigines neither saw nor heard them.
    The ship anchored "abreast of a small village." A woman came out of the woods, followed by three children. "She often looked at the ship, but expressed neither fear nor surprise: ... she kindled a fire, and the four canoes came in from fishing. The men landed, and having hauled up their boats, began to dress their dinner, to all appearance wholly unconcerned about us, though we were within half a mile of them." (p. 492)
    After dinner, the Endeavour's boat was put out to go ashore to get water. The crew hoped the natives would continue to pay them scant attention but "as soon as we approached the rocks two of the men came down upon them to dispute our landing, and the rest ran away. Each of the two champions was armed with a lance about ten feet long, and a short stick which he seemed to handle as if it was a machine to assist him in managing or throwing the lance: they called to us in a very loud tone, and in a harsh dissonant language. ... they brandished their weapons, and seemed resolved to defend their coast to the uttermost, though they were but two and we were forty." (pp. 492-3)
    Cook commented, "I could not but admire their courage."
    For Parkinson's illustration of the two Aborigines, see item 59.

  5. "A Man of Van Diemen's Land. A Woman of Van Diemen's Land" in ANDERSON, George William (ed.) A New, Authentic, and Complete Collection of Voyages Round the World undertaken and performed by Royal authority. Containing a new ... account of Captain Cook's ... Voyages (London, Alex. Hogg, [1784])
  6. In January 1777, during Cook's third voyage to the south seas, he landed at Adventure Bay, Van Diemen's Land. He and his crew spent some time ashore getting supplies of water, and on the 28th they encountered a group of male Aborigines,
    "They approached us without betraying any marks of fear, or rather with the greatest confidence imaginable; none of them having any weapons except one, who held in his hand a stick about two feet long and pointed at one end. They were quite naked, and wore no ornaments unless we consider as such, some large punctures in different parts of their bodies, some in straight and others in curved lines. The men were of middle stature but rather slender. Their skin and hair were black; and the latter as woolly as that of any native of Guinea; but they were not distinguished by remarkable thick lips, nor flat noses. On the contrary, their features were far from being disagreeable. ... Most of them had their hair and beards smeared with a red ointment, and some also had their faces painted with the same composition." (p. 424) The illustration on the dust wrapper of item 58, taken from a portrait by Petit of one of the Tasmanian natives seen during Baudin's visit to Van Diemen's Land in 1802, clearly shows the "red ointment".
    Later a group of women came, "some with children on their backs, and some without children. The former wore a kangaroo skin fastened over their shoulders, the only use of which seemed to be, to support their children on their backs, for it left those parts uncovered which modesty directs us to conceal. Their bodies were black, and marked with scars like those of the men; from whom, however they differed, in having their heads shaved; some of them being completely shorn, others only on one side, while the rest of them had the upper part of their heads shaved, leaving a very narrow circle of hair all round." (p. 424)
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  7. "Natives of Botany Bay" in PHILLIP, Arthur. The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay. 2nd ed. (London, John Stockdale, 1790) Ferguson 90.

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    Governor Phillip's Voyage to Botany Bay, first published in 1789, is possibly the most important of the "First Fleet Journals". It describes the journey out to New South Wales and the settlement of Sydney. The illustrations are by Robert Cleveley, an artist who never went to "Botany Bay". Bernard Smith, in his book, European Vision and the South Pacific, remarks (2nd ed., p. 172) that, although the English publishers had their artists base the natural history illustrations on those drawn on the spot, they rejected similar drawings of the natives. Smith points out that,
    "Both Phillip's Voyage and Hunter's Journal [another of the First Fleet Journals], were expensive quartos handsomely produced by subscription and designed to interest virtuosi and men of taste for whom the image of the native as a noble savage still held a strong quasi-aesthetic appeal. Consequently illustrations of aborigines...[in] Phillip's Voyage are not based upon drawings sent from Sydney but upon neo-classical prototypes of the noble savage as used ... for the illustration of Cook's Voyages." (pp. 172-3)

  9. “Hut in New South Wales” in PHILLIP, Arthur, The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay.(Dublin, P. Byrne [et al] 1790) Ferguson 93.

  10. viewSmith refers to "the curly hair, pale skin and dignified posture based on classical models with which Cleveley has endowed his natives" (p. 173). In particular he refers to one of the illustrations,
    "In Cleveley's Hut in New South Wales a native family is placed in an idealized parkland setting beside amia-mia commodious and dignified enough for a noble savage to live in, while a putto holding an enormouswomerah serves as a piccaninny, and a coconut palm symbolizes the South Seas." (p. 173)

  11. “Family of New South Wales” in HUNTER, John, An Historical Journal of theTransactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island (London, John Stockdale, 1793) Ferguson 153.

  12. viewHunter's Historical Journal came at a point when, according to Smith, "the pictorial convention of the noble savage was rapidly declining from the eminent position it had held during the 1770s." (p. 173) Smith goes on to say,
    "Nevertheless, the publisher has included one example of a typical noble savage family, the Family of New South Wales, engraved by William Blake from a sketch traditionally attributed to Governor King [a photograph of the original watercolour by King can be seen on one of the screens in this Exhibition] ... Blake has, like so many other engravers, elevated the conception and refined the drawing. ... Unlike [the engravers who worked on the illustrations for Cook's Voyages], for whom the noble savage was little more than a special application of the elevated style suited to history painting, Blake was personally interested in the moral status of the life of savages and the problem it posed Christian theology." (p. 173)
    In Smith's opinion, "Although [this illustration] comes towards the end of the history of the type, there is no finer pictorial expression of the idea of the noble savage in visual art than Blake's engraving." (p. 174)
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  13. "View of Port Jackson, taken from the South Head" and "View of Murray's Islands, with the natives offering to barter", in FLINDERS, Matthew, A Voyage to Terra Australis (London, G. and W. Nicol, 1814) Vols. I and II. Ferguson 576.
  14. Matthew Flinders (1774-1814) is best remembered as the first man to circumnavigate Australia. This he did in the Investigator during 1801 and 1802. In 1803, on his way back to England in the Cumberland, he encountered a storm while en route to Cape Town and was forced to put in to Mauritius. England and France were at war at the time and Flinders was imprisoned until 1810. After his return to England, he published his Voyage to Terra Australis (1814), 2 vols. 4to, and a folio atlas.
    William Westall was the artist on the Investigator. The two engravings on display are from his sketches.
    The "View of Port Jackson taken from the South Head" shows an aboriginal couple in an Eden-like setting. They are figures in a landscape of recognisable Australian vegetation; note for example the banksia, and the grass trees.
    The "View of Murray's Island with the natives offering to barter" is included partly for its topicality. Murray Island is where the Mabo dispute began. There are actually three islands in this group. They are about 100 miles east north-east of Cape York. The inhabitants are Papuans rather than Australian aboriginals. Flinders visited the island in the Investigator on 29 October 1802.
    The natives were offering to barter coconuts, “joints of bamboo filled with water”, bananas, and bows and arrows, for anything made of iron, preferably axes or hatchets. (see pp.108-9)
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  15. "Courtship" in BARRINGTON, George, The History of New South Wales (London, M. Jones, 1810) Ferguson 487.
  16. In the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, there was a trend away from idealization to ethnographical accuracy. This is best shown in William Watling's illustrations of initiation ceremonies published in David Collins' First Fleet journal, An Account of the English Colony in New South Wales(1798); photographs of eight of these illustrations appear on one of the screens in this exhibition. But there was also a tendency in some quarters toward caricature or sensationalism. The hand-coloured illustration of "Courtship" from Barrington's History is an example of this.
    Barrington's History of New South Wales was first published in parts in 1802-03. George Barrington (c.1755-1804) was infamous as "The Prince of Pickpockets". In 1790 he was sentenced to seven years transportation and arrived in Sydney in 1791. The books published over his name, Barrington's Voyage and Barrington's History, were Grub Street productions quite independent of Barrington, written merely to exploit his notoriety with the public. They were cobbled together from a variety of official and unofficial sources. Barrington was angry at this imposition, and received no benefit from the undoubted success of the works. The illustrations, as can be seen from this example, owe more to crude stereotypes of primitive behaviour than to any genuine observation.

  17. DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules Sebastian César, le Comte. Voyage Pittoresque Autour Du Monde(Paris, Chez L. Tenré, 1835) Two copies of Vol. 2 are on display.

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    Dumont D'Urville was lieutenant to Duperry during the voyage of La Coquille to the Pacific in 1822-25. That vessel called at Port Jackson in January 1824. He was given command of the ship, renamed L'Astrolabe, in 1826, and made two lengthy voyages during the course of which he surveyed many of the Pacific islands, and parts of Antarctica. He also spent time along the north-west coast of Australia. He is perhaps best remembered as the person who discovered many of the relics of the ill-fated La Perouse expedition.
    This two volume work is a compilation from various travel accounts, and includes many re-engraved illustrations from the earlier works. The illustration of the ceremony for removing the young warrior's tooth is adapted from one of the illustrations to Collins' Account referred to above; while the "Cérémonies Preliminaires d'un Mariage Australien", is another version of the subject treated in the Barrington illustration. There were very intricate marriage taboos among the aborigines and many of the inter-tribal disputes arose from the abduction of women.

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Ecol­o­gist Da­vid Bow­man of the Uni­vers­ity of Tas­ma­nia in Aus­tral­ia cites out-of-con­trol fires and bur­geon­ing fe­ral-animal popula­t­ions as quan­daries af­flict­ing the Land Down Un­der. Both could be solved by in­tro­duc­ing large mam­mals, as well as pay­ing ab­o­rig­i­nal hunters to con­trol the fe­ral an­i­mals and re­store the old prac­tice of patch burn­ing, he ar­gues. Patch burn­ing is a form of con­trolled burn­ing in­tend­ed to clean out and re­new bio­lo­gical re­sources.

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Feb. 7 will mark the three-year an­ni­ver­sa­ry of “Black Sat­ur­day,” when nearly 200 peo­ple died in a mas­sive fire­storm in south­ern Aus­tral­ia. Fires are a con­stant con­cern in the con­ti­nent, said Bow­ma­n, but so are its thriv­ing popula­t­ions of fe­ral pigs, camels, hors­es and cat­tle, among oth­ers.

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Carol Baxter is my distant cousin. She has not directly contributed to this weblog, and has not ever in fact acknowledged its existence, but because of the valuable information I received from reading her website about our family, I am very indebted to her.
Another family website helped me considerably. This was "Our Williams Story" by another distant cousin, Kieran Williams
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I am heartened by the many emerging websites about the descendants of William Nash and Maria Haynes.
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I am hoping that when I am no longer able to continue (being nearly 79) that someone else wll pick up the ball and continue my blog.Of course I have included my political views and my non-religious attitudes because they are part of me and readers do not have to accept them, but may actually learn a little from them.


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William Nash came to Australia as a Marine with the First Fleet 1788
William and Mariah's first child, William, was baptised on Sunday 25th May 1788
A wedding was celebrated at St Phillip's, Sydney, on 13 February 1789, between William Nash, a marine, and Maria Haynes, a convict, in the presence of Elizabeth Gratten and Samuel Barnes (Chaplain's clerk)
Mariah Haynes is not listed in John Cobley's 'Crimes of the First Fleet Convicts'
By 1803 William & Maria had separated, and she took the children with her. Maria later became associated with two other men, Robert Guy and in 1816, with William Neale.

6 Children1. William Nash born on 25 May 1788, buried on Friday 19th June 1789, a marine's child.
2. John Nash baptised 15 Jan 1792 (a family source names him William)
3. Mary Nash born 2 March 1793 and baptised 2 April
4. William Nash born 27 March 1795 and baptised 4 May
5. George Nash born 26 July 1797
6. Sarah Nash was born 16 Nov 1798
6. Sarah Nash 16 Nov 1798 wed on the 15th January 1814 at St John's, Parramatta, to John Williams (a convict), 13 children

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William Forster: At age 17 years was transported for ten years for stealing a box writing desk. Misdemeanour followed misdemeanour and sentence added to sentence until in 1864 he was sentnenced to life for robbery under arms. The last mention of him is in 1872 when he was sent to the Separate Prison for misconduct.

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(Dallas Darling is the author of Politics 501: An A-Z Reading on Conscientious Political Thought and Action, Some Nations Above God: 52 Weekly Reflections On Modern-Day Imperialism, Militarism, And Consumerism in the Context of John's Apocalyptic Vision, and The Other Side Of Christianity: Reflections on Faith, Politics, Spirituality, History, and Peace. He is a correspondent for www.worldnews.com. You can read more of Dallas' writings at www.beverlydarling.com and wn.com//dallasdarling.)
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The Aussie Attitude to religion.

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Mongolia's wild horses.



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A press for fruit and grapes is useful for those making alcohol from a fruit ... Then I bring them to a boil and mash them with a potato masher untill ALL ...
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View of Harbour...Cassis France.

Lolita, my heartthrob of the 60's.


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Below: Light of my life, fire of my loins... The image that will never age: "Lolita"

(Stanley Kubrick, 1962).

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We come in Third with Williams.

Williams

is a patronymic form of the name William that originated in medieval England[2] and later came to be extremely popular in Wales. The meaning is derived from son or descendant of Guillemin, the French form of William. Derived from an Old French given name with Germanicelements; will = desire, will; and helm = helmet, protection.[3] It is the second most common surname in Wales and the third most common surname in the whole of the United Kingdom, the third most common in the United States of America and Australia and the fifth most common inNew Zealand.[4]

Old Harry Williams was asked how was it that the long list of Williams lead by far those of Nash over the last couple of hundred years.

"Well, let's see.Them Nashes they was more posh and they kept the family bible, so we lot had nothing to read at night.There was no T.V. in them days, and we didn't want to waste candles, so we used to all jump in bed together and make more Williams's."

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Statistics are drawn from Australian government records of 2007.[1]

NASH 4487persons

have name Nash in Australia
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1Smith114,997
2Jones56,698
3Williams55,555

Australia. The first fleet sailed from England in 1787 carrying marine William Nash and his common law wife Maria Haynes. They were the progenitors of an extensive Nash family in Australia. Another early settler was Andrew Nash. He had acquired the Woolpack Inn in Parramatta in 1821 and became well-known for the prowess of his racehorses. A later settler from Wiltshire was James Nash. He discovered gold along the Mary river in Queenland and helped precipitate the second Australian gold rush.

There were also Nash convicts in Australia. Some thrived; Robert Nash, transported on the Albemarle in 1791; John Nash on the Eleanor in 1831; and Michael Nash from Limerick, on the Rodney in 1851.
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You are not just you.

http://seedmagazine.com/content/article/the_body_politic/You are not just you. You are a community of trillions of cells and at least 100 trillion microbes acting as a community.
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List of Australian Newspapers.


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Neither here nor there.

If a man was on an escalator, but walking back down it and the elevator was located in a revolving restaurant on a large airliner going in a southerly direction and the earth was revolving on its axis and at the same time was travelling in an elliptical path around the sun, which was travelling around the galaxy, which was expanding......how many movements was the man travelling in?

Wild man of North Australia.


I met Michael (Tarzan) Fomenko(shown here at 81 years) son of a Russian Princess when I was 18 and he was twenty. He was a handsome young man. I was in love with his sister Nina Fomenko, who was gracious to me but held my ardour at arms' length. In later years I met her in North Queensland where she and her husband Brian Patrick Donnellan were cutting cane. They had no mattress to sleep on, so I bought them one. Nina was always beautiful. (Ric)
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Toonoom Falls
Situated in the heart of Royal National Park to the south of Sydney, Toonoum Falls is a pretty, 5 metre high waterfall alongside Sir Bertram Steven Drive not far from the Garie turnoff. The photo shows the falls in flood.
Location: Royal National Park.

In the fifties, I lived close to here in a rock shelter once used by Aborigines. I used to swim in this creek a little further down the hill. My family thought I was crazy and I probably was, but life here on the edge of the National Park was idyllic if you could bear the flies, mosquitoes, snakes and centipedes.. (Ric)

Aussie Little Nasties.

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HMS Sirius, the main Naval ship with the First Fleet, under Captain John Hunter RN. Had been built in 1780 as Berwick for the East Indies run, badly burned in a fire, and rebuilt by Navy, renamed Sirius, finally wrecked off Norfolk Island on the 14th. of April 1790

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HMS Sirius, the main Naval ship with the First Fleet, under Captain John Hunter RN.
Had been built in 1780 as Berwick for the East Indies run, badly burned in a fire, and rebuilt by Navy, renamed Sirius, finally wrecked off Norfolk Island on the 14th. of April 1790.


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*The Australian Lyre Bird is the world's best imitator; able to mimic the calls of 15 different species of birds in their locality and string the calls into a melody. Also been known to mimic the sound mobile phones.

*The echidna is such a unique animal that it is classified in a special class of mammals known asmonotremes, which it shares only with the platypus. The echidna lays eggs like a duck but suckles its young in a pouch like a kangaroo. For no apparent reason, it may decide to conserve energy by dropping its body temperature to 4 degrees and remain at that temperature from 4 to 120 days. Lab experiments have shown that the echidna is more intelligent that a cat and it has been seen using its spikes, feet and beaks to climb up crevices like a mountaineer edging up a rock chimney.

*Purple wallaby - The Purple-neck Rock Wallaby [Petrogale Purpureicollis], inhabits the Mt Isa region in Northwest Queensland. The Wallaby secretes a dye that transforms its face and neck into colours ranging from light pink to bright purple.

*The Fierce Snake or Inland Taipan has the most toxic venom of any snake. Maximum yield recorded (for one bite) is 110mg. That would probably be enough to kill over 100 people or 250,000 mice.

*The Wombat deposits square poos on logs, rocks and even upright sticks that it uses tomark its territory.

*A 10kg Tasmanian Devil is able to exert the same biting pressure as a 40kg dog. It can also eat almost a third of its body weight in a single feeding.

*Australia is the smallest, flattest, and driest inhabited continent in the world. It is the only country which is also a whole continent.

*Over 90% of Australia is dry, flat and arid. Almost three-quarters of the land cannot support agriculture in any form.

*A baby kangaroo at the time of its birth measures 2 centimetres.

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*Kangaroos need very little water to survive and are capable of going for months without drinking at all. When they do need water, they dig 'wells' for themselves; frequently going as deep as three or four feet. These 'kangaroo pits' are a common source of water for other animals living in the kangaroo's environment.

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Kangaroo attacks dog, man. ^

*A kangaroo being chased by a dog may jump into a dam. If the dog gives chase, the kangaroo may turn towards the dog, then use its paws to push the dogs head underwater in order to drown it.

*Emus and kangaroos cannot walk backwards, and are on the Australian coat of arms for that reason.

*A monotreme is a animal that lays eggs and suckles its young. The world's only monotremes are the platypus and the echidna.

*The male platypus has a poisonous spine that can kill a dog and inflict immense pain on a human.

*When a specimen of the platypus was first sent to England, it was believed the Australians had played a joke by sewing the bill of a duck onto a rat.

*Box Jelly fish - The box jellyfish is considered the world's most venomous marine creature. The box jellyfish has killed more people in Australia than stonefish, sharks and crocodiles combined.

*The Sydney Funnelweb spider is considered the world's most deadly spider. It is the only spider that has killed people in less than 2 hours. Its fangs are powerful enough to bite through gloves and fingernails. The only animals without immunity to the funnelweb's venom are humans and monkeys.

*Lung fish - Queensland is home to lung fish, a living fossil from the Triassic period 350 million years ago.

Convicts


*It is estimated that by the time transportation ended in 1868, 40 per cent of Australia's English-speaking population were convicts.
*A census taken in 1828 found that half the population of NSW were Convicts, and that former Convicts made up nearly half of the free population.

*In 2007, it was estimated that 22 per cent of living Australians had a convict ancestor.

*Convicts were not sent to Australia for serious crimes. Serious crimes, such as murder, rape, or impersonating an Egyptian were given the death sentence in England.

*Crimes punishable by transportation included recommending that politicians get paid, starting a union, stealing fish from a river or pond, embezzlement, receiving or buying stolen goods, setting fire to underwood, petty theft, or being suspected of supporting Irish terrorism.

* Alcohol- It has been reported that the first European settlers in Australia drank more alcohol per head of population than any other community in the history of mankind.

* Police force - Australia's first police force was a band of 12 of the most well behaved Convicts.

* Mass moonings - In 1832, 300 female Convicts at the Cascade Female Factory mooned the Governor of Tasmania during a chapel service. It was said that in a "rare moment of collusion with the Convict women, the ladies in the Governor's party could not control their laughter.


Photo of the arrival of the Lady Juliana at Sydney Cove.

The arrival of the Lady Juliana at Sydney Cove.

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Photo of Ann Marsh managing her company, the Parramatta River Boat Service.

Ann Marsh managing her company, the Parramatta River Boat Service.

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World conflict map. Atheist Empire.

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The Aspect Experiment....it changes man's scientific beliefs to unproven suppositions.

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