The first collection of over 10,000 archival photos can now be accessed online from anywhere thanks to a collaboration with the Forsyth Library at Ft. Hays State University!

View the online collection

Check back regularly as other collections are added. Up next? The J. Birch Stuart collection, which features many shots from the 1950’s and 1960’s.

Harvey County Historical Museum’s Photo Archives collection includes an estimated 10,000 images dating from 1871 to the present. Over 8,600 of these have been digitized and are in searchable form through a visitor’s computer in the museum’s Carnegie Gift Shop. The collection includes photographs of Harvey County’s people, buildings, landscapes, businesses and organizations.

Orders and Fees

Image duplication is available in both digital and print formats. Certain requests may require special arrangements and could be subject to additional fees.

For non-commercial use of digital images and prints, please contact the photo curator at pictures@hchm.org for a Photograph Order Form and mail it along with your payment to:

Photo Registrar
Harvey County Historical Museum & Archives
PO Box 4
Newton, KS 67114-0004

For commercial use of digital images and prints, please contact the photo curator at pictures@hchm.org for a Photograph Permission Form and mail it along with your payment to the address listed above.

Preferred Citation

When using images obtained from our Photo Archives, please acknowledge their source as follows: Harvey County Historical Museum & Archives

Contact Information

Email: info@hchm.org
Telephone: 316.283.2221
Mailing address:
Photo Registrar
Harvey County Historical Museum & Archives
PO Box 4
Newton, KS 67114-0004