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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, Griffiths University, Australia, Research Brief 31, p. 3. (2018) [Internal Newsletter]

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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:Internal Newsletter
Keywords:history, Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand, convicts
Research Division:History, Heritage and Archaeology
Research Group:Historical studies
Research Field:New Zealand history
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Understanding past societies
Objective Field:Understanding New Zealand's past
UTAS Author:Harman, K (Associate Professor Kristyn Harman)
ID Code:128471
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Office of the School of Humanities
Deposited On:2018-09-25
Last Modified:2018-09-25

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