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Ernest Withers

Rights and Restrictions Information

Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540-4730


Photographs by Ernest Withers can be found in the NAACP collection. His images may be restricted by copyright.

Access: Permitted; subject to P&P policy on serving originals.

Reproduction (photocopying, hand-held camera copying, photoduplication and other forms of copying allowed by "fair use"): Permitted; subject to P&P policy on copying.

Publication and other forms of distribution: Photographs by Ernest Withers may be restricted by copyright. Ernest Withers expressed interest in the use of his images. Works created after January 1, 1978 are protected by copyright during the photographer's lifetime, plus seventy years. For images created prior to January 1, 1978, a copyright search should be conducted. In addition, privacy and publicity rights may apply to the portraits. Ernest Withersí estate is represented by:

Tony Decaneas
Panopticon Gallery of Photography
(617) 267-8929
gallery@panopticon.com

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, [reproduction number, e.g., LC-USZ62-34567]

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Prepared by: Prints and Photographs Division staff. Last revised: 24 June 2009.
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