Re: Bentley pics copyright violation?


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Posted by WBDA on October 16, 2002 at 08:15:03:

In Reply to: Re: Bentley pics copyright violation? posted by randy on October 11, 2002 at 17:44:09:

The images on this site are owned by the Jericho Historical Society from original Bentley images. The JHS allows limited usage of it's images as most sources do.

Copyright/Public domain works

Wilson Bentley did not copyright his photographs and thus they are in the public domain and free to use for any purpose. HOWEVER No materials or images from this (or any other) website or from the Bentley CD-ROMs may be resold in any form (print or electronic).
The Public Domain status does not give you the right to resell material unless you have access to the original source and permission from the owner to reproduce the material. Any published works of Public Domain material are only "Royalty free" if explicitly stated.


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