Photos are scanned as 300 dpi TIFF files. The TIFF files are then burned to a CD or sent via FTP. There is a $1.00 per CD charge. A CD will hold approximately 100 images. The library may charge higher fees for difficult to scan items or special requests. Orders are generally completed within 7 working days, however large or complicated orders may take longer. The images can be sent to a FTP site when account information is provided.
|Existing Scan (in online database)||$15.00|
|New Scan (not yet digitized)||$20.00|
Payment must be received in advance before this order can be processed. Please make check or money order payable to the San Francisco Public Library.
For reproductions please fill out a Reproduction of Images Form and submit with your order.
Reproduction of Images Form (PDF) - Can be filled out online but cannot be saved to your computer.
To place an order, please contact the San Francisco History Center Photo Desk: 415-557-4567.
All images included herein are intended for personal use only. Any reproduction, redistribution, publication, exhibit, or other use, by any means, without prior written permission is prohibited. To reproduce or use the photographs, please complete the appropriate form(s) and submit them to the San Francisco History Center for permission.