The archive of the Société d’Anthropologie de Paris includes administrative documents (statutes and internal regulations, declaration of public interest, minutes of meetings, etc.), correspondence (letters), documents on the collections, scientific activities and publications.
It is completed by an iconographic collection (photo albums) mainly resulting from field missions carried out by the members of the Society.
The archives are on deposit at the Bibliothèque Centrale du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle (BCM).
38, rue Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire
75005 Paris, FRANCE
Phone: +33 (0)188.8.131.52.27
Fax: +33 (0)184.108.40.206.57
To consult the archives:
- Select the archives to be consulted in the SAP collection on the Calames site (Online catalog of archives, manuscripts, iconographic documents, works of art and collectibles): http://www.calames.abes.fr/pub/mnhn.aspx#details?id=FileId-2070
- With this authorization, go to the BCM for the consultation.
SAP authorizes the reproduction of archives or iconographic documents, according to the conditions defined by BCM.
Useful links [in French]: