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Images: Art, Photographic, Anthropological, Historic & General

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Images - The world

Images - Africa

Images - Americas

  • African American images, 16th centruy to the present from NYPL
  • American Revolution and early United States from the NYPL
  • These sculptures from the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) represent peoples from North, Central, and South America from the earliest times through the present.  Browse or you can search by type of item, culture or geographic location.  These photographs from the NMAI date back to the begining of photographic history. This collection may be searched by culture groups as well.
  • Calisphere offeres images and primary documents of California from the earliest times through the 1970s.
  • The Library of Congress offers prints and photographs online from their collections.
  • Ellis Island, 1902-1913 from the NYPL - The island and those who entered there
  • Native American portraits from 1627-1830 from NYPL
  • Picturing America, 1497-1899 from the NYPL
  • North and Central American photos from the American Geographical Society organized by country and city
  • South American photos from the American Geographical Society organized by country and city
  • provides images on just about everything

Images - Asia

Images - Europe

Images - Middle East

Images - Pacific Islands

  • Pacific Islands, 1947-1988 photographs from University of Hawaii Trust Territory Archives
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