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Newspapers at the BPL: News Photographs

Newspaper resources at the Boston Public Library and beyond.

AP Images

Newsreels and Video

Massachusetts Newspaper Photo Morgues

Massachusetts Digitized News Photographs

News Photographs

On this page you will find links or descriptions for some of the press photograph resources at the Boston Public Library. There are also links to several sources for Newsreels and News Videos.

Police from Division 9 with casks seized during Prohibition.  BPL Prints Dept. Leslie Jones Collection.

Press Photographs in the BPL Prints Department

Boston Herald - Traveler Photo Morgue  c. 1906-1972 (Print Department)

Over 500,000 photographs by staff and contributing photographers, including the major wire services, covering the years from c.1906 to 1972. The archive has sections organized both biographically and by subject and covers local, national and international subjects.