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From: "Dee Dee King,Certified Genealogist" <>
Subject: [APG] Copyright Mavens - 1700s & 1800s documents
Date: Sun, 8 Feb 2009 08:27:30 -0800 (PST)


Copyright Mavens,

Two archives have recently denied access to record books from the 1700s and early 1800s based on the statements that they "own the copyright" on the books and the contents.

Comments?


best regards,
Dee

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