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Title Objects Related to Migration to Tasmania, Including Ship Models, a Child's Trunk and Items from Various Shipwrecks
Date 1835-1935
Document Type Object
Library / Archive Maritime Museum of Tasmania
Theme(s) Ships and Shipping Lines; Journey Conditions; Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences
Country (from) Great Britain; Australia; Norfolk Island
Country (to) Australia; Singapore
Places Launceston, Tasmania
Ports Hobart, Tasmania
Nationality Chinese; English
Ships Whistler; Katherine Shearer; Cataraqui; George III; Lady Nelson; Ulysses; SS Nestor; SS Ruapehu; SS Potosi
Keywords poverty, Celestial Line, immigrant, emigration, shipwreck, souvenir, convict, disease, health and sickness, scurvy, death, burial and graves, cargo, trade, shipping, sailor, explosives, export, gold rush, children, employment, Blue Funnel Line, transportation
Copyright Maritime Museum of Tasmania