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This guide offers a comprehensive collection of tools, sources, and methodologies to support the exploration and analysis of photographic history, techniques, and critical studies.

Class Presentation for AVC267 - Feb. 14

Research Resources for AVC 267

Links for researching local labor portraiture in Maine:

These are a few places to look for digitized photographs and collection materials for contextual information that complement the collections in the Maine MILL Museum. To get in touch with the Archives and Special Collections at Bates, schedule an appointment online or contact staff at

Here are a few places to look for researching general photographs:

To find scholarship on portraiture, including articles and books, try these links:

Some notable journals and magazines that publish exhibition reviews and listings as well as essays and opinions on art and portraiture: