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Is the first Memorial to all women sentenced to transportation as convicts to Australia (1788-1853). 25,566 cloth bonnets (taken from an 1860s servants bonnet) symbolises the women whose lives have been shrouded by a veil of amnesia for far too long.

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    Bonnet tribute for Harriet Wise all the way from Denmark to Christina Henri for inclusion in the Roses from the Heart memorial. This bonnet is one of a number of special bonnet tributes made by Inge Olofsen and came in a parcel with bonnets also made by Camilla Nasborg from Denmark.

    Bonnet tribute for Harriet Wise all the way from Denmark to Christina Henri for inclusion in the Roses from the Heart memorial. This bonnet is one of a number of special bonnet tributes made by Inge Olofsen and came in a parcel with bonnets also made by Camilla Nasborg from Denmark.

    — 2 years ago