British Empire Collection of Photographs

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British Empire Collection of Photographs

A collection of 8,472 photographs compiled by the Central Office of Information illustrating the geography and way of life in British Colonial and Commonwealth territories. The photographs are arranged topographically by colony or dominion in albums with broad themes such as agriculture & food production; associations & societies; education; occupations & services; social conditions etc. The photographs are described at item level.

Held by:
The National Archives, Kew
Legal status:
Public Record
Central Office of Information, 1946-
Physical description:
394 bundle(s)
Restriction on use:
Agency photographs have copyright restrictions.
Access conditions:

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