Imperial War Museum Photograph Archive

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All Saints Annexe
Austral Street
SE11 4SL


020 8416 5333


020 7416 5355



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Visitors with special needs or disabilities are requested to mention any particular requirements they have when booking their visit. Copy prints (digital & analogue) of photographs held. Photocopying facilities also avaialble. The Imperial War Museum Photograph Archive holds 11 million images covering all aspects of modern conflict from 1850 to the present day. In addition to professional and amateur photographs taken by commercial and private photographers, the Archive is the Place of Deposit for photographs generated by the Ministry of Defence and other government departments relevant to its remit.

ARCHON code: 2865

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