Pictures related to Ohio History, people places, events.
Science Service Historical Image Collection
A Smithsonian collection that represents twentieth-century scientific research consisting of images and original captions as they appeared in period publications. A 40 year random sample of innovation and invention is provided; which is specific to the subject of electricity.
Oriental Institute Photographic Archives
Stanford's Dime Novel and Story Paper
Stanford's Dime Novel and Story Paper Collection consists of over 8,000 individual items, and includes long runs of the major dime
The Authentic History Center
The Authentic History Center is comprised of images of artifacts, sounds, and written letters and diaries. We believe that these items reflect the history and societal values of the time period in which they were produced.
The History Place
Child Labor in America 1908-1912 - Photographs, and the original photo captions, of Lewis W. Hine.
NY Public Library
Images of Africian Americans
Picturing the Twentieth Century
The photographic library and archival resource contains national and private photographic collections. The Photographic Library Directory is a unique resource that provides a broad range of visual solutions to enhance the creative process.
Architecture, Artists, Asian Art, Photography... American History, Biographies, Politics, Religion... Animals, Aviation, Ecology, Geology.
we have provided a text-only index of all the featured objects. At the top of the page, a category menu will help you find the type of object you're interested in.
NOAA Central Library Photo Collection
Storms, weather, space, coastlines, fisheries, 20,000 images
NOAA Central Library Photo Collection and http://nauticalcharts.noaa.gov/csdl/ctp/abstract.htm
The Office of Coast Survey's Historical Map & Chart Collection contains over 20,000 maps and charts from the late 1700s to present day.
GreatBuildings.com. This gateway to architecture around the world and across history documents a thousand buildings and hundreds of leading architects, with 3D models, photographic images and architectural drawings
Dept. of Agriculture
USDA Historical Photos from Dept. of Agriculture. Most of the photographs on display in this section were taken between 1937 and 1943 during the Farm Security Administration (FSA) era. The entire FSA collection of almost 300,000 pictures
Historical Photo Database
Here is a list of links to websites with historical photographs from 1900 to 1940
The Internet Public Library
Type the word “images” in the search box. Returns 350 sources.
George State University
View over 10,864 photographs (mostly from the 1940's and 1950's) in the Lane Brothers Photographers Collection and the Tracy O'Neal Collection.
Australia Picture Catalogue from The National Library of Australia
University of California Digital Collections
70,000 images (photos, paintings, drawings), 100s of diaries, interviews, and letters
New Daily News
comprehensive visual history of New York, with photographs dating back to 1880,2.5 million pictures world’s largest image database
Chicago Daily News
This collection comprises over 55,000 images of urban life captured on glass plate negatives between 1902 and 1933 by photographers employed by the Chicago Daily News, then one of Chicago's leading newspapers
Chicago Historical Society
Al Capone, Chicago Black Sox, A Century of Progress, The World's Columbian Exposition Parades, Protests and Politics, The Pullman Era, The Stockyards,
The Florida Photographic Collection
The Florida Photographic Collection is a nationally recognized component of the State Archives of Florida and contains more than 850,000 photographs, and approximately 2,500 movies and video tapes. Over 100,000 of the photographs have been scanned and placed on this website.
Indiana University DLP collections provide online access to digitized materials
Minnesota Historical Society
David Rumsey Map Collection
Perry-Castenada Collection at U of Texas
Alexandria Digital Library subject index from Davidson Library at UCSB
Bodleian Library Map Room Links
CIA World Factbook
Digital Atlas of California by Professor William Bowen
Maps in the News from Borchert Library at U of Minnesota
National Geographic world maps
NOAA satellite maps
NOAA Historical Charts and Maps includes http://nauticalcharts.noaa.gov/csdl/ctp/abstract.htm
Terraserver Aerial Photographs and Atlases
Yahoo index for http://dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Humanities/History/Maps/
Civil War Maps from American Memory
World War II maps from CMH at UT
World War II Maps from World War II Timeline
Korean War maps from CMH
Presidential Library exhibits:
Herbert Hoover Library http://www.ecommcode.com/hoover/hooveronline/index.html
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library has
Truman Library Audio
John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library
Lyndon B. Johnson Library http://www.lbjlib.utexas.edu/johnson/AV.hom/Photo_Archives/intro.shtm
Gerald R. Ford Library
Jimmy Carter Library
Ronald W. Reagan Library http://www.reagan.utexas.edu/resource.htm
George Bush Library
http://bushlibrary.tamu.edu/photos.html (scroll to bottom)
Images and Architecture | Archives and Manuscripts | Art | Electronic Texts | Gardening | Maps | Sheet Music
Picture Collections of everything
Many space, atmosphere and weather related
Clearing house of image databases
type in “photo” , “map”, “painting” etc.
Digital Library Federation
Search by description or provider.. Good annotation. More powerful than the above clearinghouse.
Artist and Paintings
U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM).
U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). The collection includes portraits, pictures of institutions, caricatures, genre scenes, and graphic art in a variety of media, illustrating the social and historical aspects of medicine