Digitizing Old Photographs for the Web

Ruth Garner, Mark Gillingham, Yong Zhao


In the last few years, both small family photo collections and huge library and museum collections have been digitized and made available on the Web. In this article, we discuss reasons for digitizing. We describe an ongoing project in which children and adults in a technology-oriented after-school program in rural Michigan are digitizing photographs for a local historical society.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5210/fm.v8i1.1020

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