Institution Name: Tampere Museums, Vapriikki Photo Archives

Institute Description: Public Photo Archives

Country: Finland

Approximate Collection Size (up to): 1 000 000

Collection Scope: Mainly townsites and cultural landscapes from a former idustrial city.

Geographic and Time Coverage: From the area of the city of Tampere. Time coverage is from 1850's to nowadays.

Media Format: Photographic prints, negatives, digital images and earlier formats as for example dauguerrotypes and ferrotypes. Most of the photos are scanned and saved to collection database SIIRI.

Accessibility: Access by personal visit and by e-mail, also available on the website (database SIIRI):

Address: Tampere Museums Vapriikki Photo Archives, Alaverstaanraitti 5 / P.O. Box 487, 33101 Tampere, Finland



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