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Archives and Collections documentation

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Tommy Watson, Wipu Rockhole, 2005 © musée du quai Branly, photograph Antonin Borgeaud

These documentary resources contain the history of the musée du quai Branly collections. Collections, themes (collectors, ethnographic missions, historical exhibitions etc.), exhibitions, public and private archives (anthropologists, missions, art historians, artists).

The archives and collections documentation catalogue

The archives and collections documentation catalogue, available via the Internet scientific documentation portal, enables consultation of document references.

The consultation hall

The archives and collections documentation consultation hall is available to museum staff and to professionals working within the field of cultural heritage preservation, research students and university researchers. The documents are provided subject to compliance with preservation and authorisation conditions.

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