The Nelson Provincial Museum's Photographic Collection is an extensive record of the region's social history and New Zealand's development spanning the entire period from the 1860s to the present day, forming a unique and detailed continuous documentation of the region.

The collection also includes major studio and journalist collections as well as small collections of professional and amateur photographs, albums and photographic prints, lantern slides and modern transparencies.

Photographic reproductions from the Museum's collection may be purchased. Reproduction orders typically take up to 2 weeks after payment has been received.

To make an order please contact:

Tatsiana Chypsanava
Digital Imaging Technician
(03) 547 9740 ext. 807
9:00am - 5:00 pm Mon - Tue
1:00pm - 5:00pm Wed

For research enquiries please contact:

Darryl Gallagher
Senior Curator Photography
(03) 547 9740 ext. 804

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