EDR Historical Aerial Photos

The largest collection of historical aerial photos in the US

Get the best coverage from a single search with EDR Historical Aerial Photos — including digitally reproduced photos from each decade, often beginning in the 1930’s and continuing to present day.

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Access the industry leading collection

Access a constantly-updated collection, including new additions and continuous improvements to existing photos.

Outline your target property

The polygon you delineate in the order process is carried through on all georeferenced historical aerial images, saving significant time reproducing the polygons on a set of aerials.

View historical aerial photos in multiple formats

Review historical aerial photos as PDFs or through EDR LIGHTBOX® Viewer when purchased with an EDR® Package or Radius Map.

Customize requests

Need a large or irregularly shaped site photo (such as for roadways, railroad lines, and utility corridors)? We can help—contact for more info.

Review photos in LIGHTBOX EDR

View historical aerials alongside government records, other historical resources, and other important data layers.

LightBox EDR’s historic topographic map collection

Historical aerial photos help you determine past property uses, locations of old buildings, roads and equipment, past-conditions of vegetation and other features that could be key indicators of recognized environmental conditions on a site.

The photos can be reviewed in traditional PDF format or, when purchased with an EDR® Package or Radius Map, through LIGHTBOX EDR.

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Connected Data

Parcel Boundaries

Nationwide parcel boundaries with 300+ property and tax attributes to help you make more confident decisions. Covers 3,100+ U.S. counties including territories, with over 150 million parcels with polygon geometry that is completely normalized. 

Other Environmental Content

Content valuable for evaluating environmental issues, including historical gas station and dry cleaners, PFAS, water wells, oil and gas wells, radon, wetlands, topography, endangered species, registered historic sites, and more.   

Historical Imagery and Content 

Collection of historical content including SANBORN® Maps, Historical Aerial Photography, Historical City Directories, Historical Topographic Maps, Environmental Liens and AULs, and Historical Title. 

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