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  • Victorian Public Library Branches (State Library of Victoria) from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 48.50KB dataset from data.gov.au. This dataset features 266 public library branches in Victoria.  The dataset includes the public library branch name, address and phone number details.  This does not include library service details.
  • War memorials in New South Wales from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 4.46MB dataset from data.gov.au. The Register of War Memorials in New South Wales lists the names and campaigns of servicemen and women who died in the line of duty and who have been commemorated on war memorials in NSW. The zip archive contains a tab delimited text file with Windows line endings. The data consists of over 160,000 rows. […]
  • Lands & Surveys Historic Map Series Western Australia from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 131.95KB dataset from data.gov.au. Bibliographic data and links to persistent URL of Lands & Surveys Western Australian Historic Map Series of the 1880-1890s, showing State Land Divisions, pastoral leases with number, lessee, area, boundary length, location numbers, tracks, roads and their gazettal date.
  • Photographs of NSW life pre 1955 from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 69.31MB dataset from data.gov.au. Almost 40 000 photographs from various State Library of NSW collections, including the Holtermann Collection of goldfields photographs, the Perier Collection (photographs of streets and buildings in Sydney, Canberra and the Blue Mountains; Sydney theatres, productions and personalities, ca 1890-1950s) and selections from the Sam Hood ...
  • State Library of Victoria Online Image Collection from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 260.36MB dataset from data.gov.au. Nearly 200,000 image records exported in a single XML file.  This data set includes Dublin Core (DC) fields with data for title, subject, publisher, format, identifier, source, collection, date of origin, image location and thumbnail location.
  • Australiana Index (State Library of Victoria) from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 19.17MB dataset from data.gov.au. The State Library of Victoria online index to biographical and Victorian local history information.  Over 70,000 records including local histories, bibliographies, and book reviews. Letters, biographies, newspapers, journals and books are also included.
  • Collection Item Usage (State Library of Victoria) from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 10.78MB dataset from data.gov.au. This dataset contains a list of over 65,000 collections items from the State Library of Victoria.  These items are sorted by number of requests per item, including title and call number.   Some of the most requested items include various newspapers, the Inside Football annual, Great Church Towers of England, and Mein Kampf by Adolf ...
  • John T Collins Collection (State Library of Victoria) from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 2.45MB dataset from data.gov.au. This John T Collins Collection dataset contains records referencing online images made available by the State Library of Victoria’s Digital Object Management System. John T Collins was an honorary photographer for the Victorian division of the National Trust of Australia for many years. His collection of almost 20,000 black-and-white ...
  • Immigration Land Orders 1861-1874 from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 4.48MB dataset from data.gov.au. This dataset has been made available by Queensland State Archives – Department of Public Works. Land orders were  issued to immigrants on the completion of their obligations under the Immigration Act, 1864 – 1869 or under the Immigration Regulations,1861 (ss.1-4, 6-7) or Immigration Regulations 1863 (s.3). Land order claims could be ...
  • World War One photographs by Frank Hurley from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 59.42KB dataset from data.gov.au. This series of photographs, taken August 1917- August 1918, was exhibited at The Kodak Salon, George Street, Sydney, in early 1919. The listing below is from the catalogue: `Catalogue of an exhibition of war photographs by Capt. F. Hurley, late official photographer with the A.I.F., held at the Kodak Salon, Sydney’
  • Rural Water Corporation Image Collection (State Library of Victoria) from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 69.43MB dataset from data.gov.au. This Rural Water Corporation Image Collection dataset contains records which reference online images provided by the State Library of Victoria’s Digital Object Management System. The summer of 2011 has seen the worst flooding in Victoria’s history and water is a hot topic. This collection of over 4000 images from the Rural Water ...
  • Rare printed books from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 2.21MB dataset from data.gov.au. Selections from rare printed books and broadsides in the State Library of New South Wales. Topics covered include flora, fauna and exploration.
  • Digitised maps from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 99.79KB dataset from data.gov.au. A collection of digitised out of copyright maps from the collections of the State Library of Queensland including early maps of the Pacific region, Queensland and Brisbane.
  • Maps of the Southern Hemisphere 16th-18th centuries from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 46.86KB dataset from data.gov.au. A selection of over 60 rare maps from the 16th to the 18th centuries which chart islands and continents of the Southern Hemisphere, originally exhibited in the State Library of NSW’s Crux exhibition in 2000.
  • Journal of the H.M.S. Endeavour, 1768-1771 from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 918.99KB dataset from data.gov.au. James Cook was born in 1728 in Yorkshire. Apprenticed to a coal shipper in Whitby he began to learn the skills of sound navigation and accurate charting. In 1755 he joined the Royal Navy and steadily advanced. In North America he took part in the siege of Quebec City, and began coastal surveys of Nova […]
  • Picture Queensland from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 52.86MB dataset from data.gov.au. Around 40 000 out of copyright photographs from the photograph collection of the State Library of Queensland. People and places from across Queensland across time. The dataset includes descriptions of the photographs, geotags and a persistant link to the digital photo.
  • Krantz & Sheldon Architectural images from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 265.77KB dataset from data.gov.au. Bibliographic data and links to persistent URL of digital object for the Krantz & Sheldon Architectural images. Approximately 1000.
  • Shipping Image Collection (State Library of Victoria) from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 49.70MB dataset from data.gov.au. This shipping image collection dataset contains records which reference online images provided by the State Library of Victoria’s Digital Object Management System. One of the State Library of Victoria’s image collections is the Malcolm Brodie Collection which consists of around 6000 shipping images, including famous wool ships and many ...
  • Library Catalogue Search Terms (State Library of Victoria) from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 10.06MB dataset from data.gov.au. This dataset contains over 57,000 unique search terms which have been entered into the State Library of Victoria’s online catalogue during 2010.  Many search terms have similar meanings, an example of a popular search term “John Batman” has been highlighted to demonstrate the various ways in which a search term may be used by library ...
  • Photographs of Sydney before 1885 from data.gov.au

    Free Download — A 487.31KB dataset from data.gov.au. Over one thousand photographs of Sydney streets, public buildings, views in the Harbour, suburbs etc., chiefly pre 1885.