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Afghanistan: Images from the Harrison Forman Collection
Contains 195 images which document the life and culture of Afghanistan in the late 1960s. The photographs portray the daily life of Afghanis, the land, and historic sites, including the great Buddhas of Bamiyan.
http://collections.lib.uwm.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/af
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Terms of Use/Licensing Agreement (at bottom of page)
http://www4.uwm.edu/libraries/digilib/afghan/records/about.cfm(Opens in new window)

Digital South Asia Library
Images from the American Institute of Indian Studies, Government College of Arts and Crafts (Chennai), and libraries of photos taken by servicemen during WWII.
http://dsal.uchicago.edu/images/index.html(Opens in new window)
Terms of Use/Licensing Agreement
http://dsal.uchicago.edu/copyright.html(Opens in new window) Note at the bottom of home page: You may incorporate the URL for an image, but not the image itself, in a hypertext document.

German Propaganda Archive
A collection of propaganda pieces used in Germany, including speeches, essays, posters, and art. Please Note: Certain items on this site may be offensive to some people.
http://www.calvin.edu/academic/cas/gpa/ww2era.htm(Opens in new window)
Terms of Use/Licensing Agreement (You may link to items on this site, but not copy and redisttibute them. Credits and/or linkbacks should be given)
http://www.calvin.edu/academic/cas/gpa/faq.htm#anchor1690677 (Opens in new window)

Historic Italy
Visit historic and architecturally significant landmarks in Italy. 12 different sites shown using GoogleMaps street views.
http://maps.google.com/help/maps/streetview/gallery.html#historic-italy(Opens in new window)
Terms of Use/Licensing Agreement
http://www.google.com/help/terms_maps.html(Opens in new window)

History.com
Images, videos from history
http://www.history.com/(Opens in new window)
Terms of Use from the History.com knowledge base http://www.history.com/support (Opens in new window)
  • Images Question: Can I take an image from History.com? Answer: History.com does not have the rights to distribute many of the images on the site. To ask about a specific image, email us the URL, title and caption of the image you are interested in. We will evaluate your request and get back to you.
  • Videos Question: Can I save a video from History.com? Answer: You cannot save a video from History.com, but share and embed functionalities are available on most of the video players.

MIT Open Courseware
Audio and/or video courses from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/audio-video-courses/#top(Opens in new window)
Terms of Use/Licensing Agreement
http://ocw.mit.edu/terms/(Opens in new window)

Open Yale
Audio and/or video lectures from introductory courses at Yale University. NOTE: Some materials are from third-parties and may be subject to copyright restirctions.
http://oyc.yale.edu/(Opens in new window)
Terms of Use/Licensing Agreement
http://oyc.yale.edu/terms-of-use(Opens in new window)

Perry-CastaƱeda Library Historical Map Collection (at The University of Texas at Austin)
Current maps and historical maps
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/historical/index.html(Opens in new window)
Terms of Use/Licensing Agreement
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/usage_statement.html?maps=yes(Opens in new window)

U.S. History Images
Images from United States history
http://ushistoryimages.com/index.shtml
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Terms of Use/Licensing Agreement
http://ushistoryimages.com/terms.shtm (Opens in new window)


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