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Visual Materials from the Raymond Loewy Papers

Rights and Restrictions Information

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


Visual Materials from the Raymond Loewy Papers include drawings and photographs by Raymond Loewy and his associated firms, as well as work by others. 

Access: Subject to P&P policy on serving originals. Unprocessed materials are served by advance arrangement (see: "Access to Unprocessed Materials" - http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/info/022_unpr.html).  Some materials may be too fragile to serve.

Reproduction (photocopying, hand-held camera copying, photoduplication and other forms of copying allowed by "fair use"): Subject to P&P policy on copying. This policy prohibits placing some materials on a photocopy machine.

Publication and other forms of distribution: Rights in this material held by Loewy and his associated firms are unrestricted, but users should be aware of situations that potentially affect the rights status of the materials; users must perform their own assessment of the risk of using particular images:

  1. Materials by other creators: May be restricted by copyright. Privacy and publicity rights may also apply.
  2. Design work created for hire in the development of products and identities for corporations: May be restricted by copyright.  Loewy’s agreements with his clients may include special terms under which Loewy retained more rights than usual with work for hire. Consult the Loewy Papers in the Manuscript Division for information. The finding aid is online at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms003009. Privacy and publicity rights may also apply.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division,  Visual Materials from the Raymond Loewy Papers, [Reproduction number e.g., LC-USZ62-123456]

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. Created: July 2009.


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