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Alex Harris photographs and papers, 1970-2015 and undated

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Collection is open for research.

However, the largest size prints (24x36) in the Mobile, Alabama series are closed to general use unless with permission by Curator of the Archive of Documentary Arts. Viewing copies are available.

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.

Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.

Use copies are available as surrogates for the very large prints in the Cuba Auto/Landscapes, Game Boy, and Mobile series, and should be used whenever possible. Please consult with a reference archivist for access to the original prints.

Original audiovisual materials are closed to use. Some listening copies are available and are noted in this guide. Use of other materials may require production of listening or viewing copies. Please contact Research Services before coming to use this material.


In Copyright

Materials in this collection are made available for research, scholarship, and private study. Copyright has not been transferred to Duke University. For reuses of this material beyond those permitted by fair use or otherwise allowed under the Copyright Act, please consult

Register online to request material for use in our reading room and track the status of your requests. Requests for material must be made 2 full business days in advance of your visit. Most of our collections are stored at the Library Service Center, our off-site repository.

[Identification of item], Alex Harris Photographs and Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.