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Researcher: Wegman, I (Dr Imogen Wegman)

Fields of Research

Australian history
British history
Historical studies
Migration history
Impacts of tourism
Other history, heritage and archaeology

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in history, heritage and archaeology
Understanding Australia's past
Conserving the historic environment
Understanding Europe's past

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A home for everyone? Property ownership has been about status and wealth since our convict days
A study of 'common-edge drift' in Norfolk
Birthplaces of transported convicts in urban London, 1780-1830
Casual Expansion by Land Grantees in Van Diemen’s Land; Tasmanian Historical Studies
Colonial maps and land grants: Interview with Chris Wisbey
How To… Be a Tour Guide
Land Grants in Early Colonial Van Diemen's Land
On paper, on screen, on site: family history in the 21st century
Profitable and Unprofitable Acres: Patterns of European expansion across Van Diemen’s Land, 1803-35
So you want to be a genealogist: Interview with Traces
Surviving the conference marathon
The causes of common-edge drift: a Norfolk study; Norfolk Archaeology
The latest on tools & methods from the Digital HASS Champions
The map and the land: hidden Tasmanian histories; Cartographies of Change : Then, Now and Tomorrow
The road to here: rivers were the highways of Australia’s colonial history
The Van Diemen Anthology 2019; Forty South Publishing
Tour guiding and Tasmanian history: Interview with Louise Grimmer
Understanding colonial maps
Van Diemen's Land-Scapes; GESP symposium
Water wise: How rivers shaped a colony; Tasmanian Historical Research Association. Papers and Proceedings
‘A truly sublime appearance’: using GIS to find the traces of pre-colonial landscapes and land use; History Australia

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision