Colonialism, Empires & Exploration


Colonialism, Empires & Exploration


colonialism and empires and exploration, history


Archives highlighting the race of exploration and colonisation between the then most advanced maritime empires, Portugal and Spain, in the 15th century.

Items in the Colonialism, Empires & Exploration Collection

The British Museum: Collection Online
The British Museum is a museum dedicated to human history and culture, located in the Bloomsbury area of London. Its permanent collection, numbering some 8 million works, is among the largest and most comprehensive in existence and originates from…

Philippine Photographs Digital Archive
The Digital photographs archive consists of over 2,100 images. In general, the images depict Filipinos, buildings, dwellings, and monuments in and around Manila, Filipino political and military leaders, members of American commissions and military…

Newspaper SG
NewspaperSG is an online resource of current and historic Singapore and Malaya newspapers published between 1831-2009.

Anglicanism in Oceania:<br /><br />
Polynesia, Melanesia and Papua New Guinea<br /><br />
This database, compiled by the Reverend Michael Blain, lists Anglican clergy ordained before 1931 who served in New Zealand, Polynesia and Melanesia

Empire Online
Printed and visual primary source materials for the study of 'Empire' and its theories, practices and consequences. The materials span across the last five centuries and are accompanied by a host of secondary learning resources including scholarly…


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