The AP Images historical photo archive which dates back to the 19th century, is an unsurpassed wealth of iconic imagery from around the globe. For more than a century, AP photographers have captured the greatest moments in news, sports and entertainment. AP Images, a division of the Associated Press, is the essential source of editorial and creative photos, videos, graphics and interactives for professional image buyers. The mission of AP Images is to meet the needs of today's global customer by offering a premier online visual resource for historical photos and providing superior quality, selection and service. AP Images collaborates with content and global image partners, offering immediate access to more than 6 million entertainment, sports, news and lifestyle photos.