Find Public Domain Images via the U.S. Archives

If you’re a blogger, educator, or student who is interested in using public domain images to avoid copyright infringement, you may find this link useful. The U.S. archives has thousands of copyright-free images catalogued on Flickr.

Below is an image pulled from the National Archives Flickr collection that includes some historical context.

Original Caption: Starting in business early. Selling vegetables in the market. Boston, Mass, October 1909

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 102-LH-942

Photographer: Hine, Lewis

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About npiasecki

Instructor of Composition and Rhetoric at the University of Colorado Denver, specializing in 21st century skills, research, and creative nonfiction. Director of the Denver Writing Project, a local site of the National Writing Project's professional network for K through College educators.
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