There is a general photograph collection of images not known to relate to any previously-identified collections. Largely unprocessed, the collection includes images of Franco-American wedding newlywed portraits captured in New Bedford, a New Bedford Drama Club, panoramic images of Franco-American organizations, and various other images. Of particular note is:
Additional photographic content appears in:
The French Institute follows the academic calendar of Assumption University. Exceptions to our regular hours may be found here.
Librarian/Archivist of the French Institute
508-767-7000 ext. 7495
For reasons of preservation, French Institute collection materials do not circulate; however, non-rare materials are allowed to circulate through the d’Alzon Library or inter-library loan with the director’s permission.
It should be noted that the Institute’s collection includes a number of Franco-American newspapers from the New England region. Most consist of bound copies and nearly all have been microfilmed. To preserve the bound volumes, the Institute encourages scholars to consult the microfilm copies whenever they are available, for example, at the American Antiquarian Society or the Boston Public Library.