Photography (Still Images)

The National Archives Still Picture Branch maintains approximately 6 million photographs and graphics from over 170 departments, agencies, and bureaus, as well as of donated materials, extending from the 1700s to today.

These include:

  • American War Correspondent / Signal Corps photographs
  • National Park Service Photography
  • American Cities
  • The American West
  • Captured German Frontline / Propaganda Photographers
  • United States Navy Ships, 1775—1941
  • Photo Collections of Various Federal Agencies
  • And many, many more!

Please contact us with your specific interests, and we will be glad to let you know what is available for this.