Patrons are invited to order prints of these classic images from the New York City Municipal Archives collections, please use the form below to order prints. High-quality digital files are also available for reproduction in books, journals, magazines/newspapers, documentaries, exhibitions, Internet, etc. for an additional license fees.
Order by Mail (in PDF)
- Photographic prints are provided for personal use only and may not be transferred to another individual or institution without permission (home decoration and prints as gifts are permissible). If you wish to publish or re-duplicate a photograph in any way, or use it for any commercial purpose, you must obtain PERMISSION and pay the appropriate license fee.
- Payment must be submitted with all photograph orders. Make check payable to NYC DEPARTMENT OF RECORDS. Allow 3 to 5 weeks for completion of order.
- All prints are shipped via US Mail in flat cardboard mailers stamped "Photo Do Not Bend."
- The Municipal Archives produces archival inkjet prints on a heavyweight semi-gloss paper unless other arrangements have been made in advance. Patrons desiring special services (oversize prints, special cropping, high resolution scans, etc.) should CONTACT the Municipal Archives before ordering.
Digital Prints (black & white or color):
- $45.00 per print 8 x 10 inches
- $60.00 per print 11 x 14 inches
- $120.00 per print, 16 x 20 inches
High-Res Digital File (ca. 50MB unless specified):
- $45.00 per file (plus reproduction fee)
SHIPPING & HANDLING
(mail shipments only – no charge for orders picked-up by customer)
Effective December 15, 2009:
Up to $14.99
$15.00 - $29.99
$30.00 - $44.99
$45.00 - $59.99
$60.00 - $79.99
$80.00 - $109.99
$110.00 - $119.99
$120.00 and up
16” x 20” print: Additional surcharge $15.00
International: Double above S&H charges.
RIGHTS AND PERMISSIONS:
Please note that photographic prints are provided for personal use only and may not be transferred to another individual or institution without permission (home decoration and prints as gifts are permissible). If you wish to PUBLISH a photograph, or use it for any COMMERCIAL purpose, you must apply for permission and pay the appropriate license fee. Please use Municipal Archives Form (MA-45) (in PDF). This is NOT an order form, DO NOT use this form to order a print!