Star Permission to Publish

This copy is for review only. Please consult with staff to determine the correct permission to submit: 202-727-1213.

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The Washington Post donated the Washington Star newspaper archives to the District of Columbia Public Library (DCPL) but retains copyright to Star staff images. DCPL is licensed to sell reproductions and to permit the use of Star staff photographs and newsprint editions. DCPL and the Post do not hold copyright to wire service and certain other images in the collection.

I understand that permission is granted for one-time use of images in the project listed below with non-exclusive world-wide rights for this and all subsequent editions, revisions, and derivative works, in English and in foreign translations, in all formats, including CD-ROM and electronic media for an indefinite period.  Photographic materials may not be reused for another project without written permission of DCPL.

The DC Public Library grants permission for one-time use of the images listed in Photo Order ____ for:

1. Project Title:

2. Release Date:

3. Publisher:

I agree to display the following credit line with the images:
Reprinted with permission of the DC Public Library, Star Collection,
© Washington Post.

I also agree to provide the Washingtoniana Division with one copy of any publication, broadcast or film in which the images appear. I also agree to pay for negatives when needed if I order prints of the requested images.

By signing this statement, I assume full responsibility for any infringement of the above conditions.

Signed _______________________________________ 


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