Convict Women

also See: Women and Asylums
See: Australian Women in History

Convict Women
Damousi, Depraved and Disorderly: Female Convicts sexuality and Gender in Colonial Australia
[http://www.australianhumanitiesreview.org/archive/Issue-August-1997/damousi.html]

Mary Reiby [http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A020327b.htm]

Cascades Female Factory Historic Site [http://www.femalefactory.com.au/]

Paramatta Female Factory [http://www.parragirls.org.au/id11.html]
3 minute video 'Abandon all hope'
[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O10ETbUE4cI&feature=related]

7 minute video by Collections Australia on Female Factories
[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z4ep0RZ77fM&feature=player_embedded#]

*WSRC Resources Include:*
Damousi, J 1997 Depraved and Disorderly: Female Convicts sexuality and Gender in Colonial Australia

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