MONI Historical Photographs

Experience a pictorial history of the Coeur d’Alene Region (Kootenai, Benewah and Shoshone counties) by use of MONI’s extensive archive collection, which includes 36,000 images as well as original documents. The information and images are in a searchable database located at the Museum.

To schedule an appointment for the Research Library, please call (208) 664-3448 or email

Purchase of Photographs

Digital copies of images from MONI’s database are available for purchase for individual use or to display in area businesses. Photographs from our collection are featured in educational materials and printed publications.

Digital Image

300 dpi tiff or jpg 8”x10” $10.00 per print.

300 dpi tiff or jpg larger than 8”x10” $20.00 per print.

Museum Members receive a 10% discount.

Commercial use

The use of Museum of North Idaho photo reproductions in a medium intended to produce a profit, such as books, periodicals, advertising, or commercial displays have the following fees per image in addition to reproduction costs. Photos are released for a one-time use only, and if re-use is required, permission must again be obtained.

Commercial use fee: $10 per image

Non-commercial use

Photograph reproductions that not intended to produce a profit, such as: personal use, schools, non-profit organizations, churches and government agencies do not incur a use fee.

Credit Line

Please give the following credit line: Photo Courtesy of the Museum of North Idaho