Anthropology Photographic Archive database contains images from the Department of Anthropology Photographic Archive, The
University of Auckland.
The images record staff
research in New Zealand and the Pacific Islands in the field of
archaeology and social anthropology from 1950 to date. At present
approximately 50,000 images have been digitized and uploaded, ranging
from social anthropology in Papua New Guinea and Tokelau, to
archaeology in Western Samoa, Tonga and New Zealand.
Anthropology Photograph Archive contains about 60,000 original images
and it is intended to make as many of these as possible available in
The Anthropology Photographic Archive is a
result of a joint project between the University Library and the
Department of Anthropology to preserve and ensure long-term access to
items in this valuable and unique research archive.