Featured Galleries

Below are galleries of some of our favorite images from the Digital Library. These are just a small sampling of the photographs, watercolors, maps, and manuscripts available for purchase as prints or digital files.
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Celebrate African-American History Month with these historic images.
Cheer for Philadelphia teams past and present with these images of America's pastime.
Commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War with these images of noteworthy battles and soldiers.
See the evolution of the U.S. Constitution with these historic drafts from our collections.
These ten images are the favorite images of 2012 based on our Facebook and Twitter followers.
Check out these famed gems from HSP's Treasures Collection.
Tour Philadelphia's most historic sites with stunning images of the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and much more.
Navigate the streets of Philadelphia and the surrounding region with these historic maps.
Includes images of documents from our collection that were featured on our Facebook and Twitter pages in the month of Febr...
Take a trip along the railroad with these images of train cars, bridges, passenger depots, and railroad workers.
Take to the seas with these images of historic ships, waterfronts, and seaside vistas.
Stroll through Philadelphia's famed city streets with these images of Broad, Market, and other notable thoroughfares.
Need a little fun in the sun? Check out these scenes of summer!