Patrons can order copies of original photographs. (Order form available in .PDF format) [For a free Adobe Acrobat viewer, go to the Adobe Web Site] Please allow at least two weeks for delivery. Payment must accompany the request unless other arrangements have been authorized by the Photo Archivist. There is an additional charge for rush orders. (See Charges For Reference Services) No attempt is made to provide archival quality prints.
Reproduction of photographs from the collections of the State Historical Society of North Dakota requires written approval. Forms for requesting permission to reproduce materials from the collections are available upon request. Photos used in publications must use a credit line identifying the State Historical Society of North Dakota, the photo number and, if appropriate, the specific photo collection.
612 East Boulevard Ave.
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505
State Museum and Store: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F; Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
We are closed New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
We will also be closed on Christmas Eve this year.
State Archives: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F, except state holidays; 2nd Sat. of each month, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
State Historical Society offices: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F, except state holidays.