December 2, 2020

Digitization: The British Library’s Endangered Archives Program (EAP) Releases Six New Projects Online

From the EAP Blog:

Over the past few months we have made six new projects available to view online through our website. These new collections demonstrate the diverse variety of archives the EAP digitises, and includes eighteenth-century Brazilian royal orders, artwork and photography by Lalit Mohan Sen, colonial archives, Coptic manuscripts and prayer scrolls, war photography, and historic newspapers.

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EAP627 – Digitising Endangered Seventeenth to Nineteenth Century Secular and Ecclesiastical Sources in São João Do Carirí E João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil

EAP781 – Santipur and its Neighbourhood: Text and Image Production History From Early Modern Bengal Through Public and Private Collections

EAP820 – Documenting Slavery and Emancipation in Kita, Western Mali

EAP823 – Digitisation and Preservation of the Manuscript Collection at the Monastery of St Saviour in Old Jerusalem

EAP 894 – Endangered Photographic Collections About the Participation of Pre-Industrial Bulgaria in Three Wars in the Beginning of the 20th Century

EAP1086 – Preserving and Digitising the Historic Newspaper, The Barbados Mercury Gazette

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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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