Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Trove Tuesday - Filing

I'm feeling rather virtuous as I spent the best part of yesterday filing - a task that I usually avoid like the plague.

Trove offers some filing related advice..

1914 'FILING NEGATIVES.', Punch (Melbourne, Vic. : 1900 - 1918; 1925), 26 November, p. 3. , viewed 30 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article121087659
1949 'FILING CABINET', The Blackwood Times (Bunbury, WA : 1905 - 1920; 1945 - 1954), 22 July, p. 14. , viewed 30 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article210699436
1942 'FILING CABINET', The World's News (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 1955), 1 August, p. 24. , viewed 30 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article139908893
The original of this next article is too difficult to read so I'll share a transcription.
SPECIAL FILING EDITION.
A limited edition of the "Sydney Morn-
ing Herald" on rag-made paper is pub-
lished daily.
This edition Is intended especially for
libraries, both public and Institutional, that
wish to have files on paper of permanence.
Copies of the edition are available to the
general public
Orders for the filing edition should reach
us as early as possible. Rates will be sup-
plied on application.
JOHN FAIRFAX & SONS, LTD.

1928 'SPECIAL FILING EDITION.', The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), 18 October, p. 10. , viewed 30 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article16502667

1949 'HENRY', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 23 July, p. 14. (The Argus Week-End Magazine), viewed 30 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article22766573

3 comments:

Anne Young said...

Interesting that they printed the newspapers on better quality paper for the library to preserve :)

Jill Ball said...

I wonder if any have survived Anne.

Cassmob (Pauleen) said...

Who would have thought Trove would have so much on filing?! Love the cartoon though. Good work, doing the filing...imminent holidays can have that effect :)

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