the Melvin B. Tolson Papers (Lot 13250)
Rights and Restrictions Information
Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540-4730
Photographs from the Melvin B. Tolson Papers (Lot 13250) include
photographs gathered from many sources, including wire services,
commercial photo studios, publicity photo distributors, and amateur
photographers, and may be restricted by copyright. Some photos are
not identified with the name of the creator or their source. Privacy
and publicity rights may
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
subject to P&P policy on copying.
pub_infoPublication and other forms of distribution: May
- Wire service, professional photographer, studio, publicity,
or other photographs and original artwork from commercial sources
may be restricted by copyright. They can be recognized by the
name that appears on the front or back of the image, e.g., Underwood & Underwood.
More information on specific wire services is available in the
Restrictions Notebook under Underwood & Underwood, etc. Privacy
and publicity rights may also apply.
- Images by unidentified creators and images from unidentified
sources are problematic because of the lack of information. Patrons
who wish to show that a reasonable effort was made to determine
copyright status should request a copyright search and retain
any reply for their records.
Credit Line: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs
Division, Melvin B. Tolson collection, [reproduction number, e.g. LC-USZ62-12345]
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Prepared by: Prints and Photographs Division staff. Last revised: August