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A CRUEL AND DESPERATE MAN?

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Creative representation of Judah Solomon: © Roar Film

Creative representation of Joseph Solomon: © Roar Film

Creative representation of Lion Henry Solomon: © Roar Film

Adapted illustration: Esther Solomon
From:  No. 57, in Doré's London

Archival: A.E.Solomon Premier opening Ocean Pier 1914  
State Library of South Australia:  SLSA PRG280_1_16_347

Archival:  Joseph Solomon (jnr)
Joseph Solomon (2nd Generation) TAHO:  85AUTAS001125880807

Adapted photo:  Eric Lionel Solomon : northern Tasmania street scene:
Deloraine Library TAHO:  NS2937-1-829

Archival:  Leo Edgar Solomon
NAA World War I service records:  Barcode No. 8088615

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Joseph Solomon: Photo: Evandale Church 1851.
TAHO:  85AUTAS00112529

Judah Solomon: Photo:  Hobart synagogue
Detail view of decorative features on Egyptian style synagogue, Hobart, Tasmania, ca. 1970, by Wes Stacey.
National Library of Australia: nla.pic-vn5214459

Esther Solomon: Photo:  woman with child / children
Flickr:  Dealers in Fancy-Ware.
From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith.  
No known copyright restrictions.

Lion Henry Solomon: Photo: Lion Solomon
QVMAG:  Portrait of Ed. Solomon Westbury Longford Launceston, produced by E.E. Hibling 1991:P:1912

Albert Edgar Solomon: Photo
TAHO:  Photographic portrait of the Hon. A.E. SOLOMON Attorney-General of Tasmania 1909-14
PH30-1-9974

Joseph Solomon (jnr): photo Joseph Solomon (2nd Generation)
TAHO:  85AUTAS001125880807

Eric Lionel Solomon: photo:  the Somme
Wikicommons: THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME 1 JULY - 18 NOVEMBER 1916
A 6 inch howitzer being hauled by manpower on caterpillar tracks through the mud near Pozieres

Leo Edgar Solomon: photo:  Passchendaele
Wikicommons: Aerial view of the village of Passchendaele (north is to the right of the photo) before and after the Third Battle of Ypres, 1917.

SONGLINES

Song: A Cruel And Desperate Man

Composer: © Mick Thomas

Performed by: Anna Burley & Weddings Parties Anything

LIFELINE

Film by: © Will Barry

Song written and performed by: © Mick Thomas

THEMES

Jewish Convicts

Interviewees: Janet McCalman

Exterior view of the kitchen garden at Government House with gardener in shot
TAHO: PH3012668

TWO WORKMEN- PH30-1-9431 Two workmen (at Watson's stone-works) and three carved figures for the Customs House
TAHO: PH30-1-9431

TOMATO_FARM_AT_BOWEN,_CA._1930
STATELIBQLD_1_85616_TAHO: PH30-1-9431

AN_AUSTRALIAN_GOLD_DIGGINGS
Wiki Commons: This image is of Australian origin and is now in the public domain because its term of copyright has expired. According to the Australian Copyright Council (ACC), ACC Information Sheet G023v16 (Duration of copyright) (Feb 2012)

The STAIN

Interviewee's: Peter Hay, Hamish Maxwell-Stewart, Douglas Burbury, Holly Greaves, Dianne Snowden, Andrea Gerrard, Jeff Briscoe. Trudy Cowley, Alison Alexander

MONTAGE CONVICT WOMEN 04_large
Images donated by Female Convict Research group. Smith – left, Harris – right.

Images donated by Female Convict Research group. Smith – left, Harris – right.
QVMag: 1991_P_1955

BOON_SUSANRN0001
Donated by David Boon family

NANCYREADING B.1913
Donated by Standish family

JOE_PRESTON young
Andrea Gerrard

joe_preston_old
Andrea Gerrard

img0155 - 1914_18 glassplate : Box 25, Aug 1915
Andrea Gerrard