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Multiple use intended (e.g. with an exhibition, exhibition catalog, exhibition posters)

Users of these images agree to cite the owning institution as well as the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library, Saint John's University, Collegeville, Minnesota, in any publications referring to these images and/or their content.

Users are permitted the use of the photographic copy only once, and only for the purposes listed in the Letter of Agreement. Any subsequent or different use (including subsequent editions, book club editions, paperback editions, different languages, etc.) consti-tutes a reuse and must be applied for in writing.

Users are also encouraged to submit two copies of any published work containing references to HMML's microfilms or digital images to HMML (one copy will be forwarded to the owning institution).

Copyrighted materials are copied with the understanding that the recipient will not use it for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research without obtaining the signed authorization of the copyright holder. Applicants assume all responsibility for questions of copyright and invasion of privacy that may arise in copying and in the use made of the photographic copy. Note: requests for use in for-profit or commercial projects will be forwarded to the owning institution for permission and possible fees.

In authorizing the publication of a photographic copy the owning library and HMML do not surrender their rights to publish the images or images or to grant permission to others to do so.The permission does not permit others to reproduce the photographic copy or any facsimile of it.