Toni Frissell Photograph Collection
Rights and Restrictions Information
Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540-4730
Publication and other forms of distribution:
Images for which the Library holds original negative or transparency:
No known restrictions, with the exception of King Ranch photographs noted below.
Per the instrument of gift, Miss Frissell dedicated to the public the
rights she held to original negatives and transparencies in her collection, and she orally
informed the Library that she held the rights to those images. This
assertion is supported by Vogue Magazine, for which Miss
Frissell produced many photographs. They
have informed the Library in writing that they claim no rights to images
for which the Library holds the negatives or transparencies. However, privacy and publicity rights
The presence of "LC-F9..." at the beginning of a call number or reproduction
number indicates that the Library holds the original negative or transparency.
Note: Photographs in LOT 12452, Bookboards, which have original
negatives fall into the above category. Photographs of Bouvier-Kennedy
wedding in LOT 10499-2 also have original negatives. They represent
a portion of an exhibition created by Magnum, Inc., for the Library
in 1964 from negatives to which Miss Frissell retained rights. Magnum
does not control use of original Frissell negatives in the Library's
Images for which the Library does not hold the original
negative or transparency: May be restricted. Photographic prints for which the Library
does not hold negatives or transparencies may have been produced as "work for
hire" and copyright may be held by the original client. Privacy
and publicity rights may also apply.
Note: Photographs in LOT 12452, Bookboards that do not have
original negatives fall into this category.
King Ranch photographs: Restricted. Written permission
must be received before photographic copies of King Ranch images
can be produced for any purpose. Contact:
King Ranch, Inc.
Kingsville, TX 78363
Access: Subject to P&P policy on serving originals.
Reproduction (photocopying, hand-held camera copying, photoduplication and other forms of copying allowed by "fair use"): Subject to P&P policy on copying.
Credit Line: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs
Division, Toni Frissell Photograph Collection, [reproduction number, e.g.,
LC-F9-1956-12-01, Frame 6]
For more information, please read: Copyright
and Other Restrictions That Apply to Publication/Distribution of Images: Assessing the Risk of Using a P&P Image
Prepared by: Prints and Photographs Division staff. Last updated: Oct. 2021.