Convict lives: Women of Cascades Female Factory




This book contains the stories of 33 female convicts who passed through Cascades Female Factory in  in Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania). It opened in 1828 and closed as a goal in 1877.  Female convicts and some locally convicted women, were sent there for punishment, to be assigned or hired as servants, or to await confinement.

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Weight 280 g
Dimensions 21 × 15 × 1 cm