PPHP Photo Agency Listing

The Press Photo History Project is currently researching early press guides, if you have any please let us know they may be useful to our work.
This is a working list of photo agencies and libraries operating and deceased- if your agency is not listed please let us know.
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A21 Group
Abraham & Son , PLYMOUTH.
Abraham, KESWICK.
Abrahams, Hy., LEEDS.
ACME Newspictures
Action Images
Action Plus
Adobe Stock Photos
Advance Photo Co., LONDON
Adventure Photo
After Image
Agence Image
aiwest shares
Alfieri Picture Service, LONDON
All Action Digital
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Allen, T. J., PLYMOUTH.
Allsport
Allstock
American Royal Arts
Angel, L. V., LIVERPOOL.
Animation Factory
Anthony Blake
AP France
Apis
Archer, Argent, LONDON
Archiv Berlin
Archive
Art Media
Art Select Inc.
Art Today
Artville
Australian Picture Library
Babington, W. H., SHEFFIELD.
Back Page Images
Bacon, J., & Sons , NEWCASTLE-ON-TYNE.
Bainbridge J.R., BELFAST.
Baines & Co., Ltd. , LEEDS.
Bananastock
Barnabys
Barnett, H. Walter, & Co., Ltd., LONDON
Barratt’s Photo Agency, LONDON
Bassano’s Studios, Ltd., LONDON
Bavaria
BBC Hulton
Beateworks
Belfast ” Evening Telegraph ” Photo Dept. , BELFAST.
Beresford, G. C., LONDON
Berridge, W. S., F.Z.S. , LONDON
Bigshot Media
BigStockPhoto
Bilderberg
Black Star London
Blackadder, A., GLASGOW.
Blend Images
Bob Thomas Sports
Bongarts Sportsfotographie
Botanica
Brand X
Brindley, F.H., SHEFFIELD.
British Illustrations Ltd., LONDON
Brooks, Ernest, LONDON
Browning, J. R., EXETER.
Bruce Coleman UK
Bulbeck, J., & Co., LONDON
Burford, F. W., LONDON
Busby, W. S., NEWPORT (Mon.)
C.H. Photographic Studios, LONDON
Campbell, W. S., LONDON
Campbell-Gray, Ltd., LONDON
Cariss J., BRADFORD
Caswall-Smith, Lizzie, LONDON
CDI Images Mid East
CENTRAL NEWS, THE (Illustrations Dept.), LONDON
CENTRAL PRESS PHOTOS, Limited., LONDON
Chancellor & Son, DUBLIN.
Chandler, S. A., & Co. , EXETER.
Chandler. S. A., & Co. , SOUTHAMPTON.
Chapman, S. P., SWANSEA
Charles Walker Collection
Charles, Madame Lallie, LONDON
Christie’s Images Ltd
Clarke & Hyde, LONDON
Click/Chicago
Clipart.com
COATES & CO., BRISTOL
College Studios, DUBLIN.
Collings, Kettirah, LONDON
Colorific
Complete List, PLACE
Comstock
Contentmine
Contrast
Corbett, Alexander, LONDON
Corrin, Harry, RUNCORN
Cover Images
Creatas
Crestock
Cribb, Stephen , PORTSMOUTH & SOUTHSEA.
Curtis Brown News Bureau, LONDON
Daily Mirror Illustrations Bureau, LONDON
Daily Mirror Studios, LONDON
Definitive Stock
Digital Archive Japan
Digital Railroad – closed
Digital Stock
Digital Vision
Dinham & Son, TORQUAY.
Dixon, H., & Son, LONDON
Dixon, Montague, & Co., LONDON
Dover Street Studios, LONDON
Downey, W. & D., LONDON
Dunn, John M., BRECHIN.
Dynamic Graphics
Eastham. Richard, ISLE OP MAN.
E-Lance Media GmbH
Elliott & Fry, Ltd., LONDON
Ellis & Walery, LONDON
eMotion
Empics
Energy Film Library
Evans, R. W., LLANELLY.
Exclusive News Agency, LONDON
Explorer
EyeWire Partners
Fennopress
Fielding, F., Northern Photo Press, MANCHESTER.
FocusSpeed
FoodPix
Fotomas Index UK
Foulsham. & Banfield, LONDON
Fox Photos
FPG
Fradelle & Young, LONDON
Frank & Sons, SOUTH SHIELDS
Frank Spooner Archive
Frith, F., & Co., Ltd., LONDON
Fry, A. H., BRIGHTON.
Gale & Polden Ltd., ALDERSHOT.
Gale and Polden, Ltd., LONDON
Gamma
Garden Picture Library
General Photographic Agency, LONDON
George, H. B., FISHGUARD.
Getty Images
Gibson & Sons, PENZANCE.
Giles’s Photo Agency, LONDON
Gill, C. H., PLYMOUTH.
Gillman & Co., Ltd., OXFORD
Giraudon
Glow Images
Goodshoot
Grandeur Nature
Graphic Photo Union, LONDON
Graphistock
Gray, William E., LONDON
GV Press
Hachette Filipacchi
Hailey, Clarence, NEWMARKET.
Haines, Reginald, LONDON
Hana Studios Ltd., LONDON
Hardie, F. W., ABERDEEN.
Harris & Co., CARDIFF.
Hawkings, H., PLYMOUTH.
Hemera (Able Stock)
Heritage Image Partners
Hills & Saunders, CAMBRIDGE.
Hills & Saunders, OXFORD
Hills & Saunders, WINDSOR.
HINKINS, F. R., & SON, LYNDHURST, HANTS
Histed, LONDON
Hoa Qui
Holloway, F. , BIRMINGHAM.
Hollyer, Fredk., LONDON
Hoppe, E. O. , LONDON
Hough, H.T., LONDON
Hughes & Mullins, RYDE.
Hughes, Alice, LONDON
Hulton
Hulton Deutsch
Hulton, E., & Co., Ltd., MANCHESTER.
I/US & Eyewire Services
Idols
IFA Bilderteam
Illustrated London News
Illustrations Bureau, LONDON
Image 100
Image Colour Library
Image Ideas
ImageDirect
ImageDirekt
Imagenet Limited
Impact
Imperial Press Japan
IMS Bildbyra
Index Stock
International Art Supply & General Information Agency. The, LONDON
International Illustrations Ltd., LONDON
International News Photos (UK)
International News Photos (USA)
International Publications Co., LONDON
International Stock
Interpress
Irish Image Collection
iStockphoto
IT Stock
Jacana
James’s Press Agency, LONDON
Jepson S., SPALDING.
John Birdsall Social Issues
John Foxx BV
JONES, CHARLES, BOURNE, LINCS.
Jordan, A. W. , TRURO.
Jupiter Images
K2
Katz
Keystone France
Keystone London
Keystone Switzerland
King, H. N., LONDON
Kirk, COWES.
Knight Bros., BARNSTAPLE.
Knights-Whittome, D., LONDON
KPA
Lafayette, Ltd., BELFAST.
Lafayette, Ltd., DUBLIN.
Lafayette, Ltd., GLASGOW.
Lafayette, Ltd., LONDON
Lafayette, Ltd., MANCHESTER.
Lamb, A. , SELBY.
Langfier, Louis, LONDON
Langfier, Ltd., LONDON
LAT Photographic
Laura Ronchi SpA
Lavis, G. & R., EASTBOURNE.
L’Estrange, Val, LONDON
LFI (London Features International)
LGI
Liaison
LightSources
Liquid Library
Little, Fred, BRISTOL.
Liverpool Pictorial Press Agency, LIVERPOOL.
LNA (London News Agency)
London Electrotype Agency, LONDON
LONDON NEWS AGENCY PHOTOS, Ltd., LONDON
LONDON NEWS AGENCY PHOTOS, Ltd., MANCHESTER.
London Stereoscopic Co., Ltd., LONDON
Lonely Planet Images
Lookat Online GmbH
Lumsden-Dubost’s Photo Bureau, LONDON
Lyttle, Robt. , BELFAST.
Macmahon, John, ABERDEEN.
Mansell Collection
Marshall Syndicate Inc. Ed., LONDON
Martin, Rita, LONDON
Maull & Fox, LONDON
May, Cyril E., READING.
Media Vast
Medio Images
Meredith, Mark, LIVERPOOL.
Michael Ochs Archives
Midland Press Agency, The, BIRMINGHAM.
Mills, Ernest. H., LONDON
Mission Studios Ltd
Monsoon Images
Morgan, G. & W., ABERDEEN.
Moyse, LONDON
MPA
Neame, Elwin, LONDON
Neo Vision
Newman, J. T. , BERKHAMSTED.
News Illustrations, LONDON
Newscom
Newsmakers
Newspaper Illustrations, Ltd., LONDON
NHPA
Nicholls, Horace, LONDON
nonstock
Northern Photo Press (see Fielding), MANCHESTER.
Oakes Illustrations, LEEDS.
Oakes News Pictorial Service, HULL.
Oceans Image
One to X
Online USA
Orion Press
Outline
Overend, J.W., BRADFORD
Oxford Scientific OSF
Pacific and Atlantic
Panora Ltd., LONDON
Pardoe, E. J., BIRMINGHAM.
Park’s Press Photographic Agency, Ltd., LONDON
Partridge, S. W., & Co., Ltd., LONDON
Paul, E., PENZANCE.
Percival, Spencer, KETTERING
Pettinati, M., LONDON
Phillips & Lees, ILFRACOMBE
Photo Network
Photo News Service
Photo Press, LONDON
PhotoBank
Photochrom Co., Ltd., LONDON
PhotoDisc
Photoexposure.com
Photographers Library UK
Photolibrary India
Photolink, Inc.
Photonica / Iconica
PhotoObjects.net
Photos.com
Photosights.com
Phototeque (renamed)
Pictor
Pictorial Agency, LONDON
Pictorial Press, LONDON
Picture Arts
Picture Post
Picturepoint
PictureQuest
PIX (France)
Pixland
Planet Earth
Planet News
Poole A. H. & Co. , WATERFORD.
Popperfoto
Porri’s News Bureau , GRIMSEY.
PR Direct
Pragnell, Kate, LONDON
Press Picture Agency, LONDON
Press Studio, LONDON
Pressens Bild
Profiles West
Protheroe, L. R., BRISTOL.
Punchstock
Pye, W., GAINSBOROUGH.
Rapho
Record Press, LONDON
Redferns Music Picture Library
Reid, WISHAW.
Reporter Associates
Ressmeyer Collection
Retna (UK)
Retna (USA)
Retrofile
Rischgitz, A., LONDON
Robert Hunt Library
Roger Richman
Rotary Photographic Co., Ltd., LONDON
Rouch, W. W., & Co., LONDON
Royal Collection of John Shelley
Rubberball
Russell & Sons, Ltd., LONDON
Russell & Sons, PORTSMOUTH & SOUTHSEA.
Russell & Sons, WINDSOR.
Saba Press
Sanders, A. S., BIDEFORD.
Sandmann Co. , LONDON
Sarony & White, LONDON
Scoopt
Scottish Pictorial News Agency , EDINBURGH.
Sebum
Second Line Search
Sekaibunka Photo
Sekani
Sharpshooters
Shepstone, H. J., LONDON
Silk, Reginald, PORTSMOUTH & SOUTHSEA.
Smith, A. E., LONDON
Smith, Ian, EDINBURGH.
SnapVillage (closed)
Solus
Southern Stock
Speaight, Ltd., LONDON
Special Press, LONDON
Spectrum
Spegla
Spicer’s News Agency , DOVER.
Spitzer
SPORT & GENERAL PRESS AGENCY, LTD., LONDON
Sport and General
Sportimage Fotoagentur
Stanley’s Press Agency, LONDON
StayStill
Steam & Sons, CAMBRIDGE.
Stills
Stock Illustration Source
Stock Image
Stock Image Group, NZ
Stock Imagery
Stockbyte
StockDisc
Stockworks
Stockxpert.com
Stott, H., MANCHESTER.
Stuart, W. S., LONDON
SuperStock (UK)
SuperStock (USA)
Swaine, P. A., LONDON
Swanstock
Sygma
Syndicated Features
Team Archive
Telegraph Colour Library
Telephoto
Tella Camera Co., LONDON
Tempsport
The Beauty Archive
The Bettmann Archive
The Image Bank
The Picture Cube
The Stock Market
Thinkstock
Third Coast
Thomas Fall Collection
Thomas, J. E., NEWPORT (Mon.)
Thomson, LONDON
Three Lions (UK)
Three Lions Photo Agency (USA)
Tidningamas
Tierney & Tierney, LIVERPOOL.
Tim Graham Royal Photo Library
Time Life
Tony Stone Images
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Topical Picture Co., LONDON
Topical Press
TOPICAL PRESS AGENCY , LONDON
Topix
Touchline Photos
Transglobe
Triangle Images
Turnley Collections
Underwood & Underwood , LONDON
Uniphoto (USA)
Universal Photo
Universal Photo Exchange Ltd., LONDON
Universal Pictorial Press Agency
UPI United Press International (GERMANY)
UPI United Press International (UK)
UPI United Press International (USA)
Usher, P. T. , ST. ALBANS.
Valentine,, DUNDEE.
Vandyck, C., LONDON
VCG
Veer
Vickery & Sons, BARNSTAPLE.
VPA Images
Walshams Ltd., LONDON
Watson Bros., HULL.
WebSpice
Weimar Collection
Welsh Topical Press, CARDIFF.
West G. & Son, PORTSMOUTH & SOUTHSEA.
West Park Studio Ltd., HULL.
West Park Studio Ltd., RIPON
Westlight
Weston, J., & Sons, LONDON
Weststock
Wheeler, Hawksworth, FOLKESTONE
Whitlock, H. J. & Son, Ltd., BIRMINGHAM.
Wilkes, Albert, WEST BROMWICH.
Wilkinson, LIVERPOOL.
Wilkinson, Stanley, TROWBRIDGE.
Willis, Gadon, SHEFFIELD.
Window & Grove, LONDON
WireImages
Woodall, Minshall, Thomas & Co. ., OSWESTRY.
Workbookstock.com
World Pictures
Zefa
Zephyr Images

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