Digitising glass plate negatives from the archives in Dushanbe, Tajikistan

soviet glass plates

АРХЕОЛОГИ ТАДЖИКИСТАНА ПРИСТУПИЛИ К АРХИВАЦИИ НЕОБЫЧНОГО ТИПА АРХИВНОГО МАТЕРИАЛА «СТЁКЛЫШКИ» ARCHAEOLOGISTS OF TAJIKISTAN HAVE begun digitising AN UNUSUAL TYPE OF ARCHIVAL MATERIAl – glASS plate negatives An update from G. KARIMOVA of the Institute of History, Archaeology and Ethnography of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tajikistan on their recent work cataloguing and digitising glass plate negatives. For a long time, the photo department was dominated by calotype, in which photographers usually used a paper substrate to create photos. But in the middle of the 19th century, after many… Read More


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CAAL regional archaeological maps

Marco Nebbia demonstrates how the regional archaeological map team is integrating digitised archives.