National / Public Libraries
This collection, from the University of North Carolina, presents images from woodcuts, engravings, lithographs, and photographs--most of these were made by people accompanying Union forces, or were made from sketches and other information they provided
Provides access to over 800,000 images digitized from the The New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photographs and more.
Includes over 250 photographs illustrating African American participation in World War II. From the National Archives and Records Administration
Photographs taken during the Civil Rights movement, categorized according to major events.
Includes over 250 digital images of African Americans dating from the 19th and early 20th century, selected from the George and Huestis Cook Photograph Collection at the Valentine Richmond History Center. The Cook Collection consists of over 10,000 negatives taken from the 1860s to the 1930s in Virginia and the Carolinas.
University Archive Collections
Compiled by the University of Virginia, this collection includes 1,280 images from a wide range of sources, most of them dating from the period of slavery.