Images from the Provincial Archives of Alberta in the Commons on Flickr

The Provincial Archives of Alberta are participating in The Commons on Flickr to increase public access to its collection of photographs.

The Provincial Archives of Alberta's images that are part of The Commons are marked "no known copyright restrictions," indicating that the Provincial Archives of Alberta are unaware of any current copyright restrictions on the works so designated, either because the term of copyright may have expired without being renewed or because no evidence has been found that copyright restrictions apply.

The images shared as part of The Commons are for personal research and enjoyment. The Provincial Archives of Alberta does not warrant that the sharing of these images will not infringe upon the rights of third parties holding rights to these works. It is your responsibility to determine and satisfy copyright and other use restrictions before copying, transmitting, or making other use of protected items.

It is the policy of the Provincial Archives of Alberta to charge licensing fees for commercial use of these images, which helps fund ongoing efforts to care for our collection. If you are interested in licensing for commercial use, please contact the Provincial Archives of Alberta by clicking here.