Photograph Contact Sheets
TitlePhotograph Contact Sheets
DescriptionThe White House Photograph Office was responsible for the official photography of the First Family and the Presidential administration. The primary duty of this office was to document the President, First Lady, and staff in their official capacities. The office handled media and personal requests for photographs of the President and administration.
Photograph contact sheets are produced from photographic negatives. Photographic images from a specific date or shoot are developed on 8 x 10 photographic print paper.