Photographs: Use Permissions & Licensing

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Requesting Permissions: When You Already Have the Image

For items in our Collections Online System


Use/permission can be ordered for the image through Collections Online. Select "Use Only" when ordering. Please contact library staff for more information and assistance.


For items that are not online:

Use/permission can be ordered through the Digital Image Reproduction Request form.  Select "Use Only" when ordering. 

What is a Use Agreement and why do I need one?

A Use Agreement verifies that you have requested and received permission from the Minnesota Historical Society to use an image in a commercial or public manner.

The Use Agreement entitles you to use the image in the way you indicated and within the terms specified in the Conditions of Use.

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