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Parker, George Musgrave (1915) Collection of photographs and postcards from Port Arthur, Tasmania collected between 1915 and 1950 by George Musgrave Parker. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

[img] PDF (Post card - Sentence)
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[img] PDF (Post Card - Pass)
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PDF (Port Arthur 1847)
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PDF (Ruins at Port Arthur)
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[img] PDF (Penitentiary - Port Arthur)
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[img] PDF (Church - Port Arthur)
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[img] PDF (Underground cells at Point Peur)
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[img] PDF (Pavement - Eaglehawk Neck)
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PDF (Dead Island - Port Arthur)
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[img] PDF (Cape Roaul - Tasman Peninsula)
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Abstract

Dr George Musgrave Parker (1885-1965) qualified in medicine (M.B. B.Ch.) at Cambridge, U.K., in 1913, and in 1914 he was appointed a medical officer of health in Swansea. From 1915 until 1918 he served with the Australian forces in Egypt and France. On return he served as medical officer for the Kentish Municipality (Sheffield, Railton) 1919-1921; Swansea 1921-1926 and Clarence, 1926-1947, and then joined the staff of the Repatriation Hospital, Hobart, until he retired in 1955. Collection of photographs and postcards from Port Arthur, Tasmania collected between 1915 and 1950 by George Musgrave Parker.
Includes images of postcards of prisoner's pass and prisoner's sentence.
Port Arthur in 1847 -Beattie photograph of painting.

Ruins of Port Arthur. Postcard (Tas. stamp, Q.Victoria head) £ 1880-1901.

Penitentiary, Port Arthur - Ash Bester postcard.

Church, Port Arthur.

Point Puer underground cells, ruined - Anson photo c. 1880-90.

The Pavement, Eaglehawk Neck - Walch postcard.

Dead Island, Port Arthur - Beattie photo. Cape Raoul, Tasman Peninsula - Beattie photo.
Private Deposit P.1/35 (49-58)

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Tasmania, van diemens land, social history, history, colony, colonial, Australia, indexes, University of Tasmania, Library, private deposits, archives, Collections, catalogue, Special, index,
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Collections: Other Special Collections
Photograph Collection
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This material is subject to copyright protection. Further dealings with this material may be a copyright infringement. University of Tasmania Library, Special and Rare Materials Collection - Private Deposit P.1/35 (49-58)

Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 04:47
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:55
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