Photographs from the Detroit Publishing Company, 1880-1920

Rights and Reproductions

The Library of Congress is not aware of any U.S. copyright or any other restrictions in the photographs in this collection. However, some of the content may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) and/or by the copyright or neighboring-rights laws of other nations. Additionally, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by privacy and/or publicity rights.

Credit line: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Detroit Publishing Company Collection, [reproduction number, e.g., LC-D4-10865].

For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Electronic Sources on the Learning Page.

See our Legal Notices and Privacy and Publicity Rights for additional information and restrictions.

How to Order Photographic Reproductions

Images may be downloaded. Digital image resolution is generally relatively low for items in this collection. For help with downloading images, see Downloading and Saving Files.

Photographic copies of Prints and Photographs Division items found in American Memory can be ordered from the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service. These reproductions (prints or transparencies) are made from high quality negatives or transparencies.

To place an order

Take down the following information to place an order:

  • If the "REPRODUCTION NUMBER" field appears in the descriptive information, note down the letters and numbers that appear there and the type of negative (glass or film) mentioned in parentheses.
  • If there is no "REPRODUCTION NUMBER" in the descriptive information, take down the letters and numbers that appear in the "CALL NUMBER" field. (The original will have to be photographed by the Photoduplication Service.)
  • Note down a brief caption for the item.

Contact the Photoduplication Service to place an order (telephone: 202-707-5640). Orders are accepted by mail and by fax.

The Photoduplication Service estimates that it takes 3-6 weeks to complete an order.