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  Talk: Simkinson's Hobart 

Event start30 April 2019 10:30 am
Event end30 April 2019 12:00 pm
Duration1 hour and 30 minutes

Speaker: Dr Anita Hansen

Simpkinson de Wesselow came to Van Diemen’s Land in 1844 to work on magnetic surveys and quickly became interested in his new surrounds, creating more than 200 paintings of the new colony.