Institution Name: ArcheoSynthese

Institute Description: Independent research company in landscape archaeology, aerial archaeology, field reconnaissance and survey and spatial data analysis with GIS.

Country: The Netherlands

Approximate Collection Size (up to): 5000

Collection Scope: Historic and recent oblique aerial photographs for landscape-archaeological research, reconstruction of historic/cultural landscapes and land use, monitoring of archaeological sites and detection of buried and disappeared archaeology in Greece, Italy and The Netherlands.

Geographic and Time Coverage: Zakynthos Island, Greece: 125 B/W verticals dating of 1934, 1943, 1945, 1960, 1970, 1972, 1986, 1993, 1994, 1999, 2000.   Pontine Region, Central Italy: 60 B/W verticals dating of 1955.  Raganello river area, South-Italy: 33 B/W verticals of 1933. The Netherlands: ca. 1200 oblique aerial photographs dating from 2009 onwards and ca. 15 historic vertical aerial photographs dating from 1930-1986.

Media Format: Photographic prints and scans, digital RAW/TIF/JPEG files

Accessibility: Access on request by e-mail, contractual and subject to a fee and partly freely available in two websites and Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Address: ArcheoSynthese, Statenlaan 124, 9301 RP RODEN, The Netherlands

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