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Convict Micro-Histories Reveal Processes of British Colonisation


Harman, K, Convict Micro-Histories Reveal Processes of British Colonisation, The Prosecution Project, Australia, pp. 3 (2018) [Entry]

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In October 1841, William Phelps Pickering became the first person sentenced to transportation from New Zealand. His seven year sentence was handed down at the first Quarter Sessions ever held in Auckland after Pickering was found guilty of fraud and misrepresentation.

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Item Type:Entry
Keywords:history, Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand, convicts
Research Division:History and Archaeology
Research Group:Historical Studies
Research Field:New Zealand History
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Understanding Past Societies
Objective Field:Understanding New Zealand's Past
Author:Harman, K (Dr Kristyn Harman)
ID Code:127698
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Office of the School of Humanities
Deposited On:2018-08-09
Last Modified:2018-08-09

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