Brass button said to be from the uniform worn by convict servants of Australian Agricultural Company, found in Pit Row, Newcastle, 1922. From the collections of the State Library of New South Wales: http://acmssearch.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/itemDetailPaged.cgi?itemID=404849

Brass button said to be from the uniform worn by convict servants of Australian Agricultural Company, found in Pit Row, Newcastle, 1922. From the collections of the State Library of New South Wales: http://acmssearch.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/itemDetailPaged.cgi?itemID=404849

Seals belonging to Robert Hobbs. The Seals were written in English, French and Latin. Following his death they were in the hands of The New South Wales Public Trustees... They now reside in the collection held by the Mitchell Library in Sydney...

Seals belonging to Robert Hobbs. The Seals were written in English, French and Latin. Following his death they were in the hands of The New South Wales Public Trustees... They now reside in the collection held by the Mitchell Library in Sydney...

One Of The Seals belonging to Robert Hobbs.  This Seal depicts a Hill With The Rising Sun and the words 'I Will Return'. Unfortunately Robert never returned to his native land... http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/85886174

One Of The Seals belonging to Robert Hobbs. This Seal depicts a Hill With The Rising Sun and the words 'I Will Return'. Unfortunately Robert never returned to his native land... http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/85886174

The Hobbs Seals belonging to Robert Hobbs... Two gold legal seals plus a gold locket, all joined together with a gold ring....   Seals were for many centuries, symbols of ancient lineage among not only the people of western Europe, but also those of the United Kingdom.

The Hobbs Seals belonging to Robert Hobbs... Two gold legal seals plus a gold locket, all joined together with a gold ring.... Seals were for many centuries, symbols of ancient lineage among not only the people of western Europe, but also those of the United Kingdom.

Woollen convict jacket, circa 1840. From the collections of the State Library of New South Wales: http://acmssearch.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/itemDetailPaged.cgi?itemID=442952

Woollen convict jacket, circa 1840. From the collections of the State Library of New South Wales: http://acmssearch.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/itemDetailPaged.cgi?itemID=442952

A booklet titled: 'Rules and Regulations for the management of female convicts'. Includes the daily food rations for each convict. Parramatta NSW History

A booklet titled: 'Rules and Regulations for the management of female convicts'. Includes the daily food rations for each convict. Parramatta NSW History

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