The collection is open for research. Use of the originals requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and closed to researchers.
The Thomas Anshutz papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Thomas Anshutz papers, circa 1870-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding for the processing and digitization of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.