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Find Your Historic Aerial Photograph

Posted on 01/24/2014 by Lance Roper

Steps for Searching Our Collection

Here at Vintage Aerial, we receive hundreds of requests each day to find historic photos of family farms and rural homes. It is our desire to offer the highest quality of service on those requests, therefore it’s important to understand exactly how our process works.

We currently have an archive of over 25 million photographs. Digitizing, mapping, and indexing this collection is a momentous challenge. We insist on the utmost care at each stage of the process, to insure that each irreplaceable photograph is captured and preserved as perfectly as possible. This process is a work in progress.

To insure that you find the photo you are looking for, we offer the services of our Vintage Aerial Librarians. Our Librarians are experts at taking your information, searching our collection, and presenting you with a small pool of relevant photos.

Daniel Boone's Home

Posted on 06/10/2013 by Lance Roper

We’re often reminded how rich and diverse our collection of photographs is when we find photos that represent our nation’s history. Today, we’d like to share a photo of Daniel Boone’s home in St. Charles County, Missouri.

Daniel Boone is, without a doubt, an iconic figure in our country and this photo shows what is now the Daniel Boone Home and Heritage Center.

To learn more, visit their website at danielboonehome.com

Mystery Monday (11/19/12)

Posted on 11/19/2012 by Lisa Clark

Welcome back to another Mystery Monday contest! Every Monday, we’re going to post a photo from our collection and invite anyone to guess its location. The first person to correctly identify the location will win a prize. To start the year, we’ll be giving the winner a $50 gift certificate towards a framed photograph.

Mystery Monday (9/24/12)

Posted on 09/24/2012 by Lisa Clark

Welcome back to another Mystery Monday contest! Every Monday, we’re going to post a photo from our collection and invite anyone to guess its location. The first person to correctly identify the location will win a prize. To start the year, we’ll be giving the winner a $50 gift certificate towards a framed photograph.

Mystery Monday (9/17/12)

Posted on 09/17/2012 by Lisa Clark

Welcome back to another Mystery Monday contest! Every Monday, we’re going to post a photo from our collection and invite anyone to guess its location. The first person to correctly identify the location will win a prize. To start the year, we’ll be giving the winner a $50 gift certificate towards a framed photograph.