View 03: Egypt – Karnak. Great Statues., n.d., Goodyear. Brooklyn Museum Archives (S10|08 Karnak, image 9875).
The Smithsonian Institute, Powerhouse Museum (Sydney, Australia) and the Brooklyn Museum have all added photograph collections to Flickr.
The Smithsonian Institute Flickr collection includes a sample of more than 13 million images. Some come from outside sources in addition to those taken by Smithsonian staff, and represent a broad range of subjects and themes in the fields of art, history, culture, and science. Some of the collections include photos of artists, examples of early photography, photographs of scientist and inventors and events at the institute.
The Powerhouse Museum Flickr collection includes 450 images from the Tyrrell Collection which consists of 7903 glass plate negatives from the studios of Charles Kerry (1857-1928) and Henry King (1855-1923) who had two of Sydney’s principal photographic studios in the late 1800s and early 1900s.
And the Brooklyn Museum has several collections including an Egyptian lantern slide collection, Paris Exposition of 1900, and images from shows and competitions at the museum.