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John Currey, Sullivan Bay: How convicts came to Port Phillip and Van Dieman's Land

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Mickleborough, LC, John Currey, Sullivan Bay: How convicts came to Port Phillip and Van Dieman's Land, Tasmanian Historical Research Association Papers and Proceedings, 64, (2) pp. 65-67. ISSN 0039-9809 (2017) [Review Single Work]

Abstract

The title of John Currey's book clearly indicates its contents. The book, in five parts and thirty chapters, details the British government's reasons for appointing David Collins, a serving officer of the marines and son of a soldier, as lieutenant-governor at Sullivan Bay Port Phillip, his actions there and his subsequent relocation to Hobart Town in 1804.

Item Details

Item Type:Review Single Work
Keywords:Australian history, Port Phillip, Hobart Town, Lieutenant-Governor Collins
Research Division:History and Archaeology
Research Group:Historical Studies
Research Field:Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge in History and Archaeology
UTAS Author:Mickleborough, LC (Dr Leonie Mickleborough)
ID Code:120335
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:Student Operations
Deposited On:2017-08-22
Last Modified:2018-01-08
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