Welcome to the Alfred Seaman Photographic Archive.
On this site you can explore photographs from the archive and order high quality photographic prints of images. The site is still in its infancy and images are being added every week. [Latest news January 2012 - many new images now being added starting with Derbyshire]
The archive holds many thousands of photographs. At the core of the collection are 2,000 19th century images of the British Isles and Ireland taken by Derbyshire photographer Alfred Seaman (1844-1910). Principal locations include Glasgow, Edinburgh,Torquay, Plymouth, Blackpool, London, Sheffield Leeds, Scarborough, Flamborough, Bridlington, Isle of Man, Lake District,Bristol and Derbyshire.
In addition we have strong holdings of China, Japan and Europe.
Please go to the Portfolio pages to see images from the archive. At the moment only a fraction of our images are on view in the Portfolio section. So please do fill in the enquiry form to ask if we have material that would be of interest to you.
Prints and Prices. High resolution prints, without watermarks, are available as follows:
7x5 ins GBP 2.99
5x5 ins GBP 2.99
10x8 in GBP 6.99
Multiple orders (orders for more than one photograph) receive a 10% discount.
Orders of ten or more prints receive a 25% discount
Postage 1.50 for as many photographs as you wish.
Prints are made by our professional photo lab on Fuji Crystal Archive paper and are normally delivered in 2-3 working days.
5x5 square prints are a good choice if you want the whole of one of the square pictures in the collection.
If there is a particular part of the image you would like enlarged we are happy to do this - for example to see a building or group of people more clearly. These high quality images will stand a great deal of enlargement without too much loss of details.
Use our enquiry form to order or make an enquiry. We will then confirm availability and payment can be made by paypal or sterling cheque.
We hope to be of help!
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