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Native American Studies

The guide for researching Native American topics.

Library of Congress

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This "collection of more than 151 million items" may be useful when looking for images for your projects. You can search the overall site, or try some of the selected collections below.

Online Archive of California

You may have some success finding photographs in the Online Archive of California. You can search the overall site, or you can choose from the selected collections linked below. Note: After performing your initial search, it may be more useful to limit the items to what you can use online. Do this by clicking "Online items available" to the right of your result list. 


Pomo Feather Basketartstor

ArtStor -- a great source of high quality images.

Internet Archive Book Images -- Over 2 million images from historic, out-of-copyright books. Find out more.

British Museum

The British Library's Flickr Stream - Over 1 million images from 17th, 18th, and 19th century books. Anyone can use, remix and repurpose! Example: The British Library Meets Burning Man


Yale Photogrammar - 170,000 photographs from 1935 to 1945 created by the United State’s Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information. Search by county, date, subject, photographer. Includes 170 photos from Sonoma County, especially poultry and wine industries.