Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
The collection was acquired with assistance from the Eugene Meyer Foundation. Elihu and Susan Rose and the Save America's Treasures program, provided funds to stabilize, organize, store, and create digital surrogates of some of the negatives. Processing and encoding funded by a grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources.
Monterey Peninsula Regional Park District. Monterey County. Garland Ranch Regional Park. Along Mesa Trail south of Carmel River and Visitor Center off of Carmel Valley Road about 7 miles east of Highway 1. T16S, R2E, section 29. NAD 27., California, United States, North America
Santa Cruz Mts, Henry Cowell Redwood State Park. Santa Cruz County. Central Coast Ranges. Along railroad tracks adjacent to Redwood Grove Trail less thasn 0.25 mile from the Visitor Center parking lot. NAD 83., California, United States, North America
Shannon Falls Provincial Park. Squamish-Lillooet Regional District. Along trail below Shannon Falls adjacent to lawn area near visitor center and parking lot. NAD 83., British Columbia, Canada, North America