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Information about accessing the collection:

The physical collection is housed at the Henderson County Public Library and consists of more than 35,000 glass plate negatives, acetate negatives, and photographic prints. You can view the digital content on this website by selecting "Search the Collection". For questions regarding the collection content, contact Special Collections Librarian Mark Burdette at mburdette@henderson.lib.nc.us or
(828) 697-4725 ext.2307

Information about requesting copies of images:

Images from the collection are available for private or educational non-commercial use. When requesting images, be as specific as possible and complete the online request form. Print out and sign a Conditions of Use form. In some cases, we may ask for a signed Conditions of Return form. Requests for images can take between 2 and 4 WEEKS to process. Photographs cost $5.00 each for an 8½" x 11" glossy image.
Any display, publication, or public use must receive permission from the Baker-Barber Collection, Community Foundation of Henderson County, and Henderson County Public Library. Copyright retained by the Baker-Barber Collection as stipulated by
United States copyright law.