A Sad Century Tale
Collection of vintage photos and postcards from Russian family albums, mainly featuring families and children.
Historical photographs of people, mainly taken in Germany from 1870 to 1930.
Art and Medicine
A bibliographical resource for scholars interested in nineteenth century medical photography. The site also provides information for scholars interested in contemporary narrative medicine.
Collection of over 700,000 vintage photographs specializing in medical and historical images. Services offered include stock photograph licensing, research, and creation of exhibitions and documentaries.
Carte-de-Visite, Victorian Photographs
An Archive of small Victorian photographs useful to those interested in the history of fashion and photography.
Features color images of daguerreotypes. Includes information about each image and links to other daguerreotype sites.
Daguerreotypes at Harvard
An online exhibition of daguerreotypes selected from Harvard's collection. Includes notes and information about each image.
Brief story of the Daguerreotype. Includes an image gallery, shopping, and links.
North American Tour ca 1885
A site created to help try to identify the people and locations in a collection of 19th Century round photographs. Identified views include Yosemite and Hotel Del Monte, a Victorian hotel in Monterey CA.
Collection of early historic photographs from around the globe.
Photographies Stereoscopiques 1850-1871
Online gallery of early stereoviews of Paris, Montmatre, Lyon, plus other areas of France and Egypt. Includes a brief history of photography, and links.
Shorpy Historical Photo Archive
High-resolution vintage photo archive with images to the 1940s. Free registration provides ability to upload and share photographs.
Offering images, history, and information on Stanhopes, the miniature microphotographic lenses incorporated into many novelty collectables produced from the mid-19th century onwards.
Visit The Past
Archive of old photos of the United Kingdom.
William R. Howell
History and selected photographs of a forgotten 19th Century New York City photographer.