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March 1, 2017 additions

   Close to 200 additions this quarter, many of them photographs by Jean-Paul Barry and about ten photos, mostly colour ones, by Jean-Dominique Lajoux. Also, two small sets of photographs of "missionary" origin (one from a nun member of the Petites Soeurs de Jésus, the other from Father Gabriel Dethune, a lazarist, deceased on the first of March 2015) starting a source of documents that our website did not reach until now.

November 1, 2016 additions

   More than 280 additions this quarter, mainly colour photographs made by Jean-Paul Barry. This collection now becomes one of the most important shown on our site and should count more than 1000 documents, when it will be fully integrated.

July 31, 2016 additions

   Yes, another time we missed the last announcement of new additions in April; they were numerous, nonetheless: more than 120. This quarter, we doubled the amount: more than 250!

   Among which a new batch by Jean-Paul Barry, in colour this time. When the whole of this fund will be on the site, it will become second in size. An exemple of this work, more than often following a parallel line with the B/W photos is one of the B'Tong series.

January 10, 2016 additions

Happy new year to all uplands inhabitants, wherever they are!

More than 100 additions this quarter, mainly another batch of documents from Jean-Paul Barry, "still photographs" from the shooting sessions of the three 1963 documentaries.

September 27, 2015 additions

   We are a month late telling you about this quarter's addition; delay due to the new version of our website. We nonetheless are pleased to inform you about the availability of a new important fund, nearly 1000 documents big, from Jean-Paul Barry. Important not only because of its size but also because it links with the production of three documentaries of the early 1960s' that can be said to be deeply inspired by the late Jean Boulbet (1926-2007), the famous French ethnologist, especially of the Cau Maa.

May 10, 2015 additions

   Two of our quarterly meetings passed without us being able to give you news. Today, we bring 72 additions, of which about twenty from Roger Chazal's fund. These will probably be the last from this contributor to our site, the first to give us his photographs (nearly 300 found to date). He died on the 4th of April 2015, aged 85.

August 24, 2014 additions

   A smaller number of additions this quarter; about thirty. This hiding the fact that, in a near future, we may be able to publish an important fund: several hundreds black & white photographs by Jean-Paul Barry.

May 11, 2014 additions

The special ad of the quarter: our site now hosts a near exhaustiveness of Jean-Dominique Lajoux's photos related to our selection of populations, resulting in more than 1600 elements. This is an important step that puts our little website, with a total of more than 3500 documents available online, among the top websites of the kind.

February 16, 2014 additions

Following a gap of several months, we restart our chronicle of this site's novelties. Three months ago, many new documents were added, but without the usual announcement. This made the notification that we had reached the figure of more than 3000 documents to go unknown.

September 8, 2013 Additions

We are late according to our calendar of August publishing. Please forgive us.

May 31st, 2013 additions

Can you guess the number of new documents added this quarter?

February 17, 2013 Additions

More than two hundred new documents added, since we missed the last of our quaterly update meetings, due to an eventful Asian trip. Among these new additions:

August 5, 2012 additions

Another two hundred and sixty new documents added this quarter. Among them:

May 1, 2012 additions

More than two hundred and sixty additions this quarter. Our online base now exceeds 2200 documents. Among them:

February 11, 2012 additions

The largest addition to date; about a hundred documents added:

November 11, 2011 additions

Some fifty documents added:

August, 7, 2011 additions

Some sixty documents added:

May, 8, 2011 additions

Another fifty added documents. Among them:

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February 27, 2011 Additions

Some forty new documents were added today. Among them, a few noticeable: