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AP Images


Search and view millions of photographs from the Associated Press archive. Also includes audio and graphic files.

Access Locations: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), All Branch Libraries, Outside the Library

Subjects: Photography; United States History; Image Collections; U.S. Newspapers; African American Studies; American Studies

Notes: More than 7 million primary-source photographs for every discipline, from the 1820s to a minute ago, are available, including the original captions. Also available from the world’s most respected news gathering organization are more than 230,000 graphics, including maps, timelines, logos, and graphs. In addition, more than 2.5 million primary source full text news stories are available along with more than 1.9 million primary source audio clips dating back to the 1920s when radio first became a viable news medium. Updated daily, AP Images is licensed for educational research use.

Dates of Coverage: 1500-present

Update Frequency: Daily

Provider: Accuweather

Format: Web

Output Type: Print, Download