The history of convict transportation. In the 1800s convicts endured 30 miserable weeks in prison ships... Today they are lucky to survive 30 frightful minutes in a prison van. 18 April, 2007
Reference Number: DCDL-0003225
There are two frames; in the first frame convicts are seen leaving a convict ship carrying the huge iron balls that they are chained to, after a journey lasting several months and in the second frame a prisoner is being carried unconscious out of a prison van by two guards. Refers to problems with safety in prison vans when prisoners are sometimes violent towards other prisoners.
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)
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