Digital Photographic Collection

50,000 digital photographs in which copyright has expired with bibliographic data and links to persistent URL of the digital image from the State Library of Western Australia Catalogue.

We're delighted to announce this dataset was used in the prize winning GovHack 2016 competition entry, Colourful Past. https://2016.hackerspace.govhack.org/content/colourful-past

The team summarized their entry thus: Colourful Past aims to create an immediate and lasting connection to our shared past, by giving you a channel to browse recorded in library or archive imagery. You’ll be directed to a set of monochrome or faded photos with a click your sense can feast on an enhanced colour version.

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Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Data Portal
Data Homepage
Author Author Not Specified
Maintainer Data and Discovery Team
Theme Cultural Affairs
Geospatial Theme
Published on 2016-07-25
Data last updated on 2016-07-22
Update Frequency one-off snapshot
Temporal coverage from 1818-01-01
Temporal coverage to 1950-12-31
Digital Object Identifier
Geospatial Source Projection
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