Port Arthur Penitentiary; P_D1-397


Maritime Museum of Tasmania


Port Arthur Penitentiary

About this object

Prison with hospital in background

NOTE: Bert Johnson, a former seaman, ran a small maritime museum in his attic rooms at Battery Point. He was a member of the Ship Lover's Society.
The Maritime Museum of Tasmania purchased about a third of the collection - mostly prints mounted or framed.

Medium and Materials

photographic paper and card


300 x 250 mm

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