The ACT in Pictures
The ACT Heritage Library has three significant collections of images:
- Photographs from the Canberra Times and the Canberra Chronicle from the 1970s to the 1990s.
- Photographs from the Commonwealth Department of Capital Territory from the 1950s through to the early 1980s.
- The David Coward Photography Collection, a collection of over 300,000 negatives, the work of commercial photographer, David Coward who operated in Canberra, 1958-2003. This collection is unavailable at present.
Material from the collections is being digitised and catalogued in our online database, Images ACT.
Electronic copies may be purchased for single use:
Commercial use - 7 day delivery $125.00
|Commercial use - 3 day delivery $250.00|
Non-commercial use - 7 day delivery $36.00
|Non-commercial use - 3 day delivery $74.00|
Not all images are available for publication depending on our agreement with individual donors. To order a copy of an image, please contact us providing your name, contact details and as much detail regarding your search as you can.
We welcome donations of photographs to Images ACT.