New York Times Photo Archive

This extraordinary selection of modern prints and vintage photographs from The New York Times collection includes Americana, world leaders, global cultures and memorable milestones in history, art, science, sports and transportation. Images of people, places and events throughout the 20th Century capture the significant historical, cultural and individual moments that have inspired, shocked, informed and delighted us all.

Black and white photographs in sizes from 11 x 14 inches through 20 x 24 inches are printed on fiber-base paper from negatives or vintage photographs. The silver-gelatin prints are hand-processed, toned, washed and air-dried by archival guidelines. Photos larger than 20 x 24 inches, color prints or sepia-toned images are printed on resin-base paper. All photographs can be purchased framed or unframed.