14 January 2013
When I mention to friends that I have a new job and explain to them about the Endangered Archives Programme, their initial reaction is one of pure envy as they envisage me jet-setting around the world. This of course is not the case; I just sit glued to my desk contacting the various grant-holders by email.
So when Mr Ganesan emailed to say he was passing through London and wanted to drop off the hard drive for EAP372, it was a wonderful opportunity to hear first hand of the work being carried out at the Roja Muthiah Research Library and in particular the EAP project of digitising early periodicals and newspapers of Tamilnadu and Pondichery.
Here are a few images from the archive: