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How To Order Scans of Historical Photographs

For prices and sizes see our Fee Schedule. [PDF]

To order scans of our photographs, please complete and submit our Online Order form

Further Information

  • A majority of the photographs in the collection can be purchased as digital files (scans).
  • When ordering scans, please provide the VPL Accession number listed with each image.
  • Orders for scans can take up to a week.
  • All orders must be prepaid.

CREDITS: All reproductions used for publication or display must be credited to the Vancouver Public Library. Instructions on how to credit the photos are on the Online Order form.

COPYRIGHT: All responsibility for copyright infringement and invasion of privacy arising from use of reproductions is assumed by the user.

The Vancouver Public Library will supply you with the best quality scans possible. The tonal range of the photos has been adjusted after scanning to bring out as much detail as possible. However, please be aware that the originals you are ordering are old and may have damage or blemishes as a result.

Vancouver Public Library, Special Collections

350 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 6B1
Telephone: 604 331 3776

Email: info@vpl.ca


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