News and announcements pertaining to the University of Washington Libraries Digital Collections and the Digital Initiatives Program.

Monday, November 30, 2009

Tacoma Then and Again

"Then and Now" photography of buildings, streets, neighborhoods, and parks in Tacoma. High quality digital scans of historic photographs of Tacoma’s urban core have been paired with contemporary digital photos shot from the same vantages. The goal of this project is to demonstrate through photography the ways that the landscape, environment, and architecture of Tacoma have both changed and remained the same.

Monday, November 16, 2009

South Asian Oral History Project

The SAOHP represents one of the first attempts in the U.S. to record pan-South Asian immigrant experiences in the Pacific Northwest using the medium of oral history.

South Asian Oral History Project