U.S. News & World
Report Magazine Collection
Rights and Restrictions Information
Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540-4730
There are no known restrictions on work taken by staff photographers.
Other material may be restricted by copyright. In addition, the
rights of privacy and publicity may apply.
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 copying policies.
Publication and other forms of distribution: Per
the deed of gift, the U.S. News & World Report, Inc., dedicated
to the public all rights it held for the photographs in this collection
upon its donation to the Library. The majority of the photographs
in this collection were done for hire by U.S. News & World Report
staff photographers, primarily Warren K. Leffler, Thomas J. O'Halloran,
Marion S. Trikosko, John Bledsoe, and Chick Harrity identified on
photographic captions by their initials --WKL, TOH, MST, JTB, and
CWH. A few photographs from the 1950s were taken by Mary Dean. There are no known restrictions on their photographs. Copyrights
to photographs in the collection that were not produced as "work
for hire" by U.S. News & World Report staff photographers may
be retained by the photographer or his/her heirs. Neither the donor
nor the Library has been able to satisfactorily establish which
works are in this category. Therefore, the Library recommends
that patrons obtain permission from the creator agency, the photographer
or the photographer's heirs before publishing or otherwise distributing
images taken by non-staff photographers, except as allowed under
"fair use." The addresses of such parties, and an indication
of the status of their works (to the extent known by the Library)
are provided in the Restrictions Notebook under the photographer/agency
name. In addition, the rights of privacy and publicity may apply.
Credit Line: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs
Division, U.S. News & World Report Magazine Collection, [reproduction
number, e.g., LC-U9-15739, frame 18].
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Prepared by: Prints and Photographs Division staff, March 22, 2005. Last revised: Nov. 2015.