Please use the information below to determine what type of use to indicate on your order. Regardless of your user type, it is important to note:
If you are still not sure what category to select when ordering or submitting paperwork, please contact us at email@example.com for more information and assistance.
Depending on who is using the image or what they are using it for, use fees may apply. Generally, we do not charge fees for personal uses, or for uses by non-profits, government entities, or Minnesota media/publishers.
The standard use fees for other uses are:
|Type of Use||Cost per Image|
|Publications: Under 1,000 (print and/or ebook)||$15|
|Publications: 1,000 - 25,000 (print and/or ebook)||
|Publications: Over 25,000 (print and/or e-book)||$100|
|Publication Electronic Bundle (includes website)||$150|
|Moving Image or Broadcast: Broadcast Media Bundle||$150|
|Website use only (3 year license)||$100|
|Advertising: Regional market||$100|
|Advertising: National or World market||$500|
There are no MN Historical Society Member discounts on use fees. If you have any questions about use fees, please contact the Permissions Team via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Gale Family Library
Minnesota Historical Society Library
Located on the Second Floor of the Minnesota History Center
345 West Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55102
Thursday to Saturday: 10am to 4pm
Sunday to Wednesday: Closed