Photographic Services Fee Schedule

Prepayment is required for all requests.

It is strictly prohibited to resell, duplicate, or publish any image from the House of the Temple Museum and Library without prior written consent.

Image Production Fees

35mm Color Slides (duplicate of existing slide)$ 8.00
Black & white 8″x10″ Print (duplicate of existing print)$20.00
Black & white 8″x10″ Print (produced from transparency)$30.00
Color transparency or digital image*$35.00

*A transparency has 3-month rental period. Each additional month rental is $30.00.

Reproduction Use Fees

Reproduction use fees are for one-time, one-language use only. Each additional use requires an additional fee.

Black & white (from print)

Commercial reproduction rights $125.00
Non-profit reproduction rights$75.00

Color (from transparency, slide or digital image)

Commercial reproduction rights$250.00
Non-profit reproduction rights$75.00
For use on cover of publication$400.00

Image Credit

All reproductions must carry the following credit line:
Courtesy of the Archives of the Supreme Council, 33°, SJ, Washington, DC plus:

  • the individual object credit line
  • credit to the photographer, if applicable

Other Fees

Special Photography

As the Supreme Council, 33°, Archives, Library and Museum do not employ a staff photographer, an additional fee will be charged to photograph object(s) that have not been previously photographed. This fee will cover the cost of the Supreme Council, hiring of an approved photographer and the staff time involved in overseeing the photography. Please call for a quote. (202) 232-3579.


Videotaping of Supreme Council objects or in the galleries involves significant staff time to oversee the process, as well as to select objects for use. Therefore, the Supreme Council charges a fee of $75/hour for staff time involved in monitoring videotaping sessions. It is also required that the Supreme Council be mentioned in conjunction with the objects in the tape. Supreme Council requires that a copy of the videotape be sent to Supreme Council for our library.


Photography service requests that require significant collections staff research will be subject to a fee of $50/ hour for staff time.

Postage & Handling

Within the USA $ 8.00
Outside the USA$ 20.00


Prices are subject to change without notice.
Prepayment must be made in US dollars, payable to: “House of the Temple Library and Museum” and sent to:
Supreme Council, 33°
Attn: Archives
1733 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009