From your attic to our archives
Dig the Archives 2015 will feature explorations into Public Record Office Victoria’s rich photographic collection.
To help celebrate Victoria behind the lenses, you are invited to share a unique moment of Victoria’s past from your personal collection of photographs.
The entry judged to be the rarest, most artistic and historically interesting will receive a $100 Carlton Readings Gift Voucher, framed copy of their photo and presentation of the award at Dig the Archives. To enter simply email a high-quality JPEG (preferably no larger than 5mb) copy of your photograph together with your name, phone number and an accompanying short caption (personal anecdotes also welcome!) of a maximum 150 words to email@example.com. Please send under the heading ‘The Way We Were Competition’. Closing date for entries is 20 April 2015. See ‘Terms and Conditions’ for further information about the competition .
Dig the Archives, the annual Open Day event for the Victorian Archives Centre, will be held on 2nd May 2015 at 99 Shiel Street North Melbourne. Stay tuned to our facebook page for further information about the range of fascinating talks, tours and workshops on the day.