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British Library Online Gallery
Provides access to some of the BL's richest treasures, as well as an image bank and special feature articles, including "The Search for a Northwest Passage".

Edwin S. Curtis' The North American Indian (Northwestern University)
Hosted by Northwestern University's Digital Library Collections, this site provides complete access to all 20 volumes of Curtis's The North American Indian (1907-1930), including images and descriptions. Includes extensive information on Canada's First Nations. This site allows browsing by the original arrangement of the work, and by tribe or geographical region. There is also a search option. More details on Edwin Curtis, and contextual treatment of the work, can be found on the Library of Congress site.

Associated heading: Aboriginal peoples

Edwin S. Curtis' The North American Indian (Library of Congress)
Library of Congress site for the Northwestern University project. Similar search options exist, although the format for searching and browsing differs slightly. This site also includes some background information on Curtis and his work

Associated heading: Aboriginal peoples

Royal Commonwealth Society Photograph Project
Project will provide a web-accessible database of over 70,000 images (relating to all the countries of the Commonwealth). Some 600- 700 photographs will be available digitally.

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