Conditions for Use of Photographs
Personal and Commercial use and/or publication in any media print, digital, or otherwise of photos of the Willamette Heritage Center (WHC) campus and from the Willamette Heritage Center (WHC) collections are subject to the following conditions:
- Use of the images do not violate any federal, state, or local laws including but not limited to copyright infringement and the privacy of individuals on our site. It is the user’s responsibility to secure the permission of those being photographed and to determine the copyright restrictions that may pertain to any materials distributed by the user. All responsibility for possible copyright infringement and invasion of privacy arising from use of reproductions is assumed by the user.
- The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Willamette Heritage Center, its officers, employees and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright. In the event of litigation, user agrees to pay any and all attorney fees for the Willamette Heritage Center.
- As a non-profit museum and heritage center, the Willamette Heritage Center is bound by certain legal and ethical requirements. Permission for using photographs taken on our site for advertisements or marketing campaigns requires a letter of permission from the Willamette Heritage Center. Permission will be considered on a case by case basis and in relation to our mission statement and industry ethical standards.