Central Photographic Section

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The collection mainly consists of prints and negatives showing university buildings, staff and events with some material relating to the wider Portsmouth area.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Central Photographic Section merged first with the Educational Development Unit and later on 10 August 1987 with Printing before finally closing on 30 July 2004.

Conditions Governing Access

Uncatalogued negatives currently unavailable

Archivist's Note

The Central Photographic Section was based in Anglesea Road Building until 29 May 1996 when it moved to premises in Middle Street. The section occupied studio space at the Rotunda from August 2000 until 2004.

Conditions Governing Use

Most images copyright University of Portsmouth unless otherwise indicated.

Related Material

Some of thees images were used in Polytechnic and University Prospectuses and other publicity material. Where known, this is indicated in the catalogue.