New Frith Photos - December 2016

Part of our digitisation projectthese are previously unseen photos, newly available in December on The Francis Frith Collection website. This month we bring you 7,016 photos of 1,271 places.

In Summary

Featured County:

This month see 2,430 newly digitised photos of 101 Suffolk towns, cities and villages.

Featured County:

This month see 2,389 newly digitised photos of 98 Hereford & Worcester towns, cities and villages.

Other Counties:

This month see 2,196 newly digitised photos of 1,072 UK towns, cities and villages.

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Frith's Digitisation Project

Our digitisation project has been a huge challenge, undertaken at enormous cost, without public funding. We have used state of the art technology to ensure we have captured the very finest details from every subject.

The original materials worked with have covered the gamut: hand-written ledgers and collodion glass plates, platinum, albumen & gelatin-silver prints, small format film and most things in between.

Even with the best technology and processes, handling so many delicate and varied materials has made this a slow, laborious and complex task.