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 from Images ACT may be purchased for single use:
Commercial use - 7 day delivery $124.00
|Commercial use - 3 day delivery $247.00|
Non-commercial use - 7 day delivery $36.00
|Non-commercial use - 3 day delivery $72.00|
Not all images are available depending on our agreement with individual donors. To order a copy of an image, please contact us.
We welcome donations of photographs to Images ACT.