Submission Guidelines

MI welcomes submissions of original albumen, ambrotype, daguerreotype and tintype photographs of early American soldiers, sailors, and other participants, and stories related to them. Make the most of your submission by reviewing these guidelines and frequently asked questions:

  • Photo submissions: Scanning specifications, information to include, and file transfer instructions. Read the guidelines.
  • Story submissions: Recommended word counts, captions, credits, biographical blurbs, and style. Read the guidelines.
  • Submission FAQ: What does MI publish? What happens after you send your submission? Is there a limit to submissions? What are the deadlines? Get answers to these questions and others.