Posts tagged digitization
Black nail polish.
From A Sketch of the Calamities and Persecutions of Richard Wilson (1813). Original from the Bavarian State Library. Digitized May 28, 2010.
Image transferred to protective tissue, and photographed over facing page.
From Encyclopedia of the History of St. Louis: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference, v. 4, ed. by William Hyde and Howard Louis Conard (1899). Original from University of Minnesota. Digitized July 29, 2010.
"What about some mysterious landscapes as art?" Submitted by CC.
From The World Displayed; or, A Curious Collection of Voyages and Travels, Selected From the Writers of All Nations (1760). Original from Oxford University. Digitized November 9, 2007.
Negative images of pages and digitization environment superimposed.
Throughout Menander: The Principal Fragments, trans. by Francis G. Allinson (1921). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).
From p. 338 of Bacchylides: The Poems and Fragments, ed. by Richard C. Jebb (1905). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).
Inscription: “Reader keep this Clean.”
From the front matter of A Rational Vindication of the Catholick Faith by John Fletcher and Joseph Benson (1790). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized June 12, 2007.
Illustrations left folded.
Throughout The History of the Town and Port of Faversham by Edward Jacob (1774). Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Digitized June 9, 2010.
New features: search bar, tag cloud, easy access to the archive, front-page links to Twitter and Facebook iterations of the project, a simplified finding guide, a few new press links, and infinite scroll!
Throughout Twenty One Several Books of Mr. William Bridge (1657). Original from Oxford University. Digitized October 26, 2006.