Photo Reproduction and Ordering Information

The Bostonian Society provides digital prints or scans of the images from our collections for publication, educational, commercial, or personal use.

Be sure to read the guidelines below for information about using and reproducing images from the Bostonian Society collections. Permission is granted for ONE TIME, NON-EXCLUSIVE USE ONLY unless otherwise determined by a Letter of Permission. Staff will respond to photo order requests on Wednesday between 9am and 5pm.  Please be advised that fulfillment of image orders may take several weeks from receipt of the request.

The charging of fees is based on the Bostonian Society's physical ownership of the images and not on copyright. For copyright information, please download our Guide for Photo Orders.


How to Order photos

Step 1: Search the catalog to discover the image(s) you would like to purchase.

Step 2: Download our guide for image ordering. This document contains all pricing information.

Step 3: Use the Publication Order Form for PUBLICATION ORDERS.

             OR use the Personal Use Order Form for PERSONAL USE ONLY ORDERS.

Call The Bostonian Society at 617-720-1713 ext. 130 or e-mail us.