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Tuesday, November 21 • 14:30 - 14:55
Mining the Kumara Times for Gold, with machines

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While I look at a lot of digitised newspapers, checking for image quality and digitisation errors its not often that I get the chance to dive in deep and actually explore the content, whats this newspaper business all about really? 


Using some technical wizardry, Papers Past and a fair amount of spare time, I will dive into the digitised Kumara Times and let you what I have found out about the small town of Kumara and the local "news" business.


Greig Roulston

National Library of New Zealand

Tuesday November 21, 2017 14:30 - 14:55 NZDT
Angus Room, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa 55 Cable St, Te Aro, Wellington 6011