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The White House Historical Association’s Digital Library has provided hundreds of images for a variety of exhibitions, publications, film and television shows, and educational resources. We license images and provide research assistance to a variety of organizations and individuals for projects of any size. Whether you need pictures for a documentary or a blockbuster film, a school project or an exhibition, a biography or a blog post, there are thousands of images to choose from in the Digital Library.

How to Work With Us

To order and license image files for your project please visit our Rights and Reproductions page to see our policies and sign up for an account with the Digital Library. Registered users can download free low-resolution images and use them for educational purposes, make and share albums, and create a pinboard of their favorite images. If you are a member of the press, please visit our press section.

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Other Movies and Television Shows

WHHA has worked with a number of other movies and television shows to license images and provide research assistance. Some other media we have worked with include Last Samurai; Iron Jawed Angels; Georgetown (TV Movie); X-Men 2; The Pentagon Papers; In the Line of Fire; First Daughter; The Daily Show; West Wing; Commander in Chief; The Sentinel; Flags of Our Fathers; The Covenant; "24"; Heroes; Frost/Nixon; Impact; W; Iron Man 2; Lincoln; House of Cards; Olympus Has Fallen; The Butler; Iron Man 3; White House Down; X-Men: Days of Future Past; VEEP; Madame Secretary; Pixels; First Ladies Revealed; Words That Built America; Designated Survivor; The White House: Mysteries at the Museum; Independence Day 2; London Has Fallen; Jack Reacher; Scandal

Select Publications

WHHA has worked with a number of publications to license images and provide research assistance. Some of those publications include "Lady in Red: An Intimate Portrait of Nancy Reagan" by Shelia Tate; "The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas" by Adrian Miller; "Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power" by Jon Meacham; "Officially Indian: Symbols That Define the United States" by Cecile R. Ganteaume; "Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans: The Battle That Shaped America's Destiny" by Brian Kilmeade; "The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America" by Thomas King; "Six Encounters with Lincoln" by Elizabeth Brown Pryor; "Fly Guy Presents: The White House" by Ted Williams; "Jefferson's Body: A Corporeal Biography" by Maurizio Valsania; "Development of the American Presidency, Third Edition" by Richard Ellis; "1,000 Facts About the White House" by Sarah Wassner Flynn; "The Logic of American Politics 7th Edition" by Samuel Kernell, Gary C. Jacobson, Thad Kousser, Lynn Vavreck; "Rising Star, Setting Sun: Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, and the Presidential Transition that Changed America" by John T. Shaw; "The Age of Eisenhower: America and the World in the 1950s" by William I. Hitchcock; "Rediscovering God in America: Reflections on the Role of Faith in Our Nation's History and Future" by Newt Gingrich