The Royal Society of NSW and the Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts present the third lecture in the Great Australians You’ve Never Heard Of series.
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State Library of NSW curator, Margot Riley will explore the prevalence of memorial portraiture in 19th Century Australia and the observance of mourning etiquette, as evidenced through the library’s collections.
WEA Sydney will be hosting Judy King who will discuss the long history of life and death in the Tower of London.
The Royal Australian Historical Society will be hosting Terry St George as he ‘uncovers’ some of the well-known and infamous burials in Sandgate Cemetery in Newcastle NSW.