Historic Photographs of Westerville

Over 50,000 images and scanned documents related to Westerville, Ohio - from the 1800s to present day - have been digitized. This collection includes images of prominent leaders in the community, Westerville-area landmarks, aerial views, high school classes, former businesses and houses, and more.

List of Photograph Collections

  • Anti-Saloon League Museum Collection (including cartoons and fliers)
  • Historic Photographs of Westerville
  • Westerville Local History Oral History Interviews
  • Westerville Ohio Local History Map Collection
  • Westerville Public Library Obituaries and Weddings

Terms of Use

The Westerville History Center & Museum at the Westerville Public Library provides access to a collection of images and scanned documents that are subject to varying terms of use.

  • The library has over 5,000 images of Westerville people, places and events. These photographs have been donated to the library by local families and businesses. The library does not own copyright to any of these photographs.
  • The Anti-Saloon League Museum at the Westerville Public Library has many photographs that are part of a collection that has a strict collection management policy. The Anti-Saloon League items are to be used for education or research only. The library has copyright for the items and permission must be obtained before any of the items can be reproduced for any purpose.

To obtain permission forms and discuss usage for copyrighted materials, contact us. For any and all usage of materials, please credit: Courtesy of Westerville History Center & Museum

Mon - Thurs

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


1 - 6 p. m.