Trove API Console

Explore the workings of the Trove API

Enter an API query to view the results (no key required), or start with one of the examples below.

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Wragge","issued":1912,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"2.0909457","value":"very relevant"},"snippet":"Walter <b>Wragge<\/b> Walter <b>Wragge<\/b>, Warden of St. Barnabas College No known copyright restrictions ","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/collections.slsa.sa.gov.au\/resource\/B+49301"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"https:\/\/slsa-collections.s3.amazonaws.com\/cc\/9e\/def3-424d-5a30-a7bb-95e0831d68eb.jpg"}]},{"id":"208456889","url":"\/work\/208456889","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/208456889","title":"Mrs. Margaret Wragge","issued":1905,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"1.9277899","value":"very relevant"},"snippet":"Mrs. Margaret <b>Wragge<\/b> Mrs Margaret <b>Wragge<\/b> No known copyright restrictions ","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/collections.slsa.sa.gov.au\/resource\/B+47554"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"https:\/\/slsa-collections.s3.amazonaws.com\/8c\/02\/d1f4-d125-54bf-89b6-d199f19052db.jpg"}]},{"id":"208456888","url":"\/work\/208456888","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/208456888","title":"Fanny Wragge","issued":1885,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"1.8205857","value":"very relevant"},"snippet":"Fanny <b>Wragge<\/b> Tintype portrait of Fanny <b>Wragge<\/b>, daughter of Professor Clement <b>Wragge<\/b>, Government","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/collections.slsa.sa.gov.au\/resource\/B+17900"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"https:\/\/slsa-collections.s3.amazonaws.com\/85\/7e\/0037-058d-571d-b4cc-6ca9059f2cfd.jpg"}]},{"id":"208456887","url":"\/work\/208456887","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/208456887","title":"Clement Lindley Wragge","issued":1880,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"1.6703718","value":"likely to be relevant"},"snippet":"Clement Lindley <b>Wragge<\/b> Clement Lindley <b>Wragge<\/b> No known copyright restrictions ","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/collections.slsa.sa.gov.au\/resource\/B+9825"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"https:\/\/slsa-collections.s3.amazonaws.com\/35\/c7\/cc3d-db76-52dd-8827-fc048dfc659b.jpg"}]},{"id":"208484988","url":"\/work\/208484988","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/208484988","title":"Mrs Walter Wragge","issued":1914,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"1.6650105","value":"likely to be relevant"},"snippet":"Mrs Walter <b>Wragge<\/b> PORTRAIT: Mrs. Walter <b>Wragge<\/b>, President, League of Women Voters 1914-1916 No","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/collections.slsa.sa.gov.au\/resource\/B+56410"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"https:\/\/slsa-collections.s3.amazonaws.com\/1a\/ab\/e559-5fef-5fda-b751-57426dfa0afc.jpg"}]},{"id":"153942274","url":"\/work\/153942274","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/153942274","title":"Clement Wragge, 1899","contributor":["Nicholas, Sir Harold"],"issued":1899,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"1.590962","value":"likely to be relevant"},"snippet":"Clement <b>Wragge<\/b>, 1899 Clement Lindley <b>Wragge<\/b>, meteorologist, was born 18 September 1852","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/10462\/deriv\/134400"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"http:\/\/bishop.slq.qld.gov.au:80\/webclient\/DeliveryManager?pid=185373&custom_att_2=simple_viewer"}]},{"id":"36904481","url":"\/work\/36904481","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/36904481","title":"Cartoon of the meteorologist, Clement Wragge","contributor":["Unidentified"],"type":["Art work"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"1.1441424","value":"likely to be relevant"},"snippet":"Caption on cartoon: A typical contemporary cartoon of <b>Wragge<\/b>, whose Queensland weather forecasts","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/10462\/deriv\/126973"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"http:\/\/bishop.slq.qld.gov.au:80\/webclient\/DeliveryManager?pid=108654&custom_att_2=simple_viewer"}]},{"id":"153923228","url":"\/work\/153923228","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/153923228","title":"Cartoon of meteorologist, Clement Wragge, 1906","contributor":["Unidentified"],"issued":1906,"type":["Art work"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"1.1369654","value":"likely to be relevant"},"snippet":" to the precarious precipitation of moisture - surely these can no longer go unrecognised? Clement <b>Wragge<\/b>, on the 26th September","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/10462\/deriv\/130356"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"http:\/\/bishop.slq.qld.gov.au:80\/webclient\/DeliveryManager?pid=111934&custom_att_2=simple_viewer"}]},{"id":"15692021","url":"\/work\/15692021","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/15692021","title":"Mr Harry Wragge of Telecom and Professor Mal Logan signing memorandum of understanding to fund Centre for Communications and Information Engineering","contributor":["Richard Crompton"],"issued":1990,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"1.0278302","value":"likely to be relevant"},"snippet":"Mr Harry <b>Wragge<\/b> of Telecom and Professor Mal Logan signing memorandum of understanding to fund","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/www.adm.monash.edu.au\/records-archives\/archives\/cgi-alias\/monpix?IMAGE_NUMBER=2867"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"http:\/\/www.adm.monash.edu.au\/records-archives\/archives\/monpix\/data\/67\/t2867.jpg"}]},{"id":"156500446","url":"\/work\/156500446","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/156500446","title":"Victorian Standard tonic bitters - [bottle label]","contributor":["Wragge, C"],"issued":1870,"type":["Art work"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"1.0131325","value":"likely to be relevant"},"snippet":" offered to the public. Prepared by C. <b>Wragge<\/b>, Collins St. E., Melbourne.\" H96.160\/2148 is without name","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/handle.slv.vic.gov.au\/10381\/54446"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"http:\/\/digital.slv.vic.gov.au\/webclient\/DeliveryManager?pid=366189"}]},{"id":"193497006","url":"\/work\/193497006","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/193497006","title":"Leichhardt Council, Mayors, Aldermen and Council Officers, 1888 - 1902 : Ald. William B. Wragge","type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.9087679","value":"likely to be relevant"},"snippet":"Leichhardt Council, Mayors, Aldermen and Council Officers, 1888 - 1902 : Ald. William B. <b>Wragge<\/b>","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/library.lmc.nsw.gov.au\/Montage\/Gallery.aspx?keyword=1000008463"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"https:\/\/library.lmc.nsw.gov.au\/digital\/images\/jthumb\/Leichhardt_Mayors_Alderman_1898_2012\/1000008463.jpg"}]},{"id":"153919175","url":"\/work\/153919175","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/153919175","title":"Meteorologist, Clement Wragge, at home in his tropical garden at Taringa, Brisbane, ca. 1902","contributor":["Unidentified"],"issued":1902,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.90558213","value":"likely to be relevant"},"snippet":"Caption on photograph: Our meteorologist at home - Mr <b>Wragge<\/b> in his tropical garden","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/10462\/deriv\/133685"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"http:\/\/bishop.slq.qld.gov.au:80\/webclient\/DeliveryManager?pid=112502&custom_att_2=simple_viewer"}]},{"id":"167590302","url":"\/work\/167590302","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/167590302","title":"Master Wragge","issued":1907,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.7736091","value":"may have relevance"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/handle.slv.vic.gov.au\/10381\/21501"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"http:\/\/digital.slv.vic.gov.au\/webclient\/DeliveryManager?pid=120184"}]},{"id":"193497007","url":"\/work\/193497007","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/193497007","title":"Leichhardt Council, Mayors, Aldermen and Council Officers, 1888 - 1902 : Ald. William B. Wragge, Justice of the Peace","type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.7597983","value":"may have relevance"},"snippet":"Leichhardt Council, Mayors, Aldermen and Council Officers, 1888 - 1902 : Ald. William B. <b>Wragge<\/b>","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/library.lmc.nsw.gov.au\/Montage\/Gallery.aspx?keyword=1000008464"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"https:\/\/library.lmc.nsw.gov.au\/digital\/images\/jthumb\/Leichhardt_Mayors_Alderman_1898_2012\/1000008464.jpg"}]},{"id":"183567207","url":"\/work\/183567207","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/183567207","title":"Autograph letter signed from John Howard Lidgett Cumpston, Forrest, Camberra, A.C.T. to the Mitchell Library, 9 November 1945 describing a bicycle and hiking trip he made with other university students to the Clement Wragge Hut, Mt. Kosciusko in 1901; with two photographs","contributor":["Cumpston, J. H. L. (John Howard Lidgett), 1880-1954"],"issued":1945,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.6772946","value":"may have relevance"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/acms.sl.nsw.gov.au\/item\/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=950197"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"http:\/\/acms.sl.nsw.gov.au\/_DAMt\/image\/22\/126\/a5831005t.jpg"}]},{"id":"209782383","url":"\/work\/209782383","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/209782383","title":"Llewellyn, Russell and Wragge, 1990","contributor":["Swinburne College of Technology"],"issued":1990,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.5846916","value":"may have relevance"},"snippet":"Llewellyn, Russell and <b>Wragge<\/b>, 1990 Photograph originally appeared in the 'Swinburne Newsletter","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"https:\/\/commons.swinburne.edu.au\/items\/b3544bd8-0196-4a49-885b-b8bdfbb97b71\/1\/"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"https:\/\/commons.swinburne.edu.au\/thumbs\/b3544bd8-0196-4a49-885b-b8bdfbb97b71\/1\/"}]},{"id":"192547079","url":"\/work\/192547079","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/192547079","title":"C.L.E. Wragge, one of the soldiers photographed in The Queenslander Pictorial, supplement to The Queenslander, 1914","contributor":["Unidentified"],"issued":1914,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.29548198","value":"limited relevance"},"snippet":" <b>Wragge<\/b>, Service Number 647 ","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/10462\/deriv\/300077"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"http:\/\/bishop.slq.qld.gov.au:80\/webclient\/DeliveryManager?pid=824013&custom_att_2=simple_viewer"}]},{"id":"193432259","url":"\/work\/193432259","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/193432259","title":"Private C.L.E. Wragge, one of the soldiers photographed in The Queenslander Pictorial, supplement to The Queenslander, 1915","contributor":["Unidentified"],"issued":1915,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.29548198","value":"limited relevance"},"snippet":", 1915 Full name & Service Number (from National Archives of Australia): Clement Lionel Egerton <b>Wragge<\/b>","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/10462\/deriv\/325490"},{"type":"url","linktype":"thumbnail","value":"http:\/\/bishop.slq.qld.gov.au:80\/webclient\/DeliveryManager?pid=886055&custom_att_2=simple_viewer"}]},{"id":"36492017","url":"\/work\/36492017","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/36492017","title":"Photograph - C Wragge at the Observatory Mt Wellington - likely to be an Edward Ash photo (for further information regarding this photographic collection see AOT correspondence file 'Jenny Ford')","issued":1753,"type":["Photograph"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.24676439","value":"limited relevance"},"snippet":"Photograph - C <b>Wragge<\/b> at the Observatory Mt Wellington - likely to be an Edward Ash photo","identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"https:\/\/linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au\/client\/en_AU\/tas\/search\/detailnonmodal\/ent:$002f$002fARCHIVES_DIGITISED$002f0$002fARCH_DIGITISED:62600\/one"}]}]}}]}}
        

Examples

Click on any of the examples below to open them in this console. If you want to use them in your own code you'll need to get an API key and add '&key=[Your API key]' to the url.

See the Trove API documentation for a full list of available parameters and detailed information on constructing queries.

Search everything

Parameters url
  • zone: all
  • q (query): wragge
  • encoding: xml (default)
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge&zone=all
  • zone: all
  • q (query): wragge
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 50
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge&zone=all&encoding=json&n=50
  • zone: all
  • q (query): nuc:ANL (contributor id)
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 50
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=nuc:ANL&zone=all&encoding=json
  • zone: all
  • q (query): wragge
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
  • l-australian: y (in Australia or by Australians)
  • l-availability: y/f (freely accessible online)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge&zone=all&encoding=json&l-australia=y&l-availability=y/f

Search newspapers

Parameters url
  • zone: newspaper
  • q (query): wragge AND weather
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge+AND+weather&zone=newspaper&encoding=json
  • zone: newspaper
  • q (query): wragge AND weather
  • encoding: json
  • l-year: 1903
  • l-category: Article
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge AND weather&zone=newspaper&encoding=json&l-year=1903
  • zone: newspaper
  • q (query): wragge AND weather
  • encoding: json
  • l-decade: 190
  • facet: year
  • n (number of results): 0
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge AND weather&zone=newspaper&encoding=json&l-decade=190&facet=year&n=0

Search other zones

Parameters url
  • zone: book,picture
  • q (query): wragge AND weather
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge AND weather&zone=book,picture&encoding=json
  • zone: book
  • q (query): weather
  • encoding: json
  • l-format: Thesis
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=weather&zone=book&encoding=json&l-format=Thesis
  • zone: book
  • q (query): weather
  • encoding: json
  • facet: format
  • n (number of results): 0
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=weather&zone=book&encoding=json&facet=format&n=0
  • zone: list
  • q (query): war memorials
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=war memorials&zone=list&encoding=json

Get record

Parameters url
  • type: newspaper
  • article id: 41697877
  • reclevel: full
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/41697877?encoding=json&reclevel=full
  • type: newspaper
  • article id: 146871507
  • reclevel: full
  • include: articletext
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/41697877?reclevel=full&include=articletext
  • type: work
  • article id: 36904481
  • reclevel: full
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/work/36904481?encoding=json&reclevel=full
  • type: work
  • article id: 34769014
  • reclevel: full
  • include: workVersions,holdings
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/work/34769014?encoding=json&include=workVersions,holdings&reclevel=full
  • type: list
  • list id: 1442
  • reclevel: full
  • include: listItems
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/list/1442?encoding=json&reclevel=full&include=listItems

List/get newspaper titles

Parameters url
  • state: vic
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/titles?state=vic
  • title id: 35
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/title/35?encoding=json
  • title id: 35
  • include: years
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/title/35?encoding=json&include=years

List/get Trove contributors

Parameters url
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/contributor?encoding=json
  • NUC identifier: ANL
  • reclevel: full
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/contributor/ANL?encoding=json&reclevel=full