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Guide to the Jane Hoffer Photographs
1975-2012
 PR 312

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400


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Collection processed by Sophie Glidden-Lyon and Joseph Ditta

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 18, 2019
Description is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Available by advance appointment only. To schedule an appointment, contact the Print Room Librarian at printroom@nyhistory.org. Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to twenty exposures of stable, unbound material per day. (Researchers may not accrue unused copy amounts from previous days.)

Restricted material

The digital media is currently restricted from use in order to ensure that the files are not accidentally corrupted. N-YHS will be developing procedures to properly handle digital media and this content will be opened in the future after those procedures are established and implemented.

Use Restrictions

Application to use images from this collection for publication should be made in writing to:

Department of Rights and Reproductions
The New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024-5194
rightsandrepro@nyhistory.org
212-485-9228

Permission to reproduce or quote text from this collection in a publication must be requested from and granted in writing by the Library Director, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024-5194.

The copyright law of the United States governs the making of photocopies and protects unpublished materials as well as published materials. Unpublished materials created before January 1, 1978 cannot be quoted in publication without permission of the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as: "Jane Hoffer Photographs, PR-312, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, The New-York Historical Society."

Related Material at Other Institutions

The New York City Police Museum also holds a collection of Jane Hoffer's photographs of policewomen.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Jane Hoffer donated the material in Series I in 2012. In 2018 she supplied additional copies of the interview transcripts in Series I (Box 1, Folder 24), plus all of the material in Series II and Series III (accession no. PPAC.2018.018).

Processing Information

New York University Archives and Public History Intern Sophie Glidden-Lyon processed the initial accession of this collection--the portion now under Series I--in 2015. Joseph Ditta processed Series II and Series III, and revised Series I, in June 2019.