This page organizes efforts related to accomplishing the bulk upload and putting the new images into use on Wikimedia projects. In particular, we would like to develop new Wikipedia content around the images as a way of thanking the National Archives for their contribution.
These files were all identified and uploaded by a human. Please double-check that they are correct. Any errors listed here now can be easily fixed. This is a list of the checking that is required; please strike through these when completed.
Ensure that all NARA Ansel Adams photos are associated with an ARC identifier (e.g. 519836).
Manually verify that all images match the images in their ARC record (see "Digital Copies" tab) to confirm that the metadata is associated with the correct photo.
Ensure that all Ansel Adams photos listed at  have been uploaded to Commons.
Make sure that all of the images are actually high-resolution.
Add Ansel Adams photography from commons:Category:2011 Ansel Adams donation from U.S. National Archives to articles where appropriate. These are often good lead images, or else good in "History" sections. They can illustrate not only articles related to their subjects, but also general articles on the pictured geological and environmental phenomena, regions, plant species, peoples, architecture, and so on.
Nominate any qualifying photos for featured status.
Create or expand closely related articles, especially by utilizing WP:DYK or achieving upgrades in quality assessments. The following is a quick list (expand or prune as desired) of possible targets for creation or expansion:
When you have added the images to one of the articles, or expanded one of the associated articles, please note completion of the work next to the article name.