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According to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use, you may use images on this website for personal, educational, non-commercial, and other fair use purposes. These uses do not require a formal permission request.

For other uses, permission to publish is granted for one-time, non-exclusive use, world rights. Subsequent editions or other publication is considered a new request.

Permission fees:
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Non-editorial use (website, magazine, television, video, etc.) $200 each; (motion picture) $400 each

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Each reproduction shall bear the credit line: Harry T. Peters 'America on Stone' Collection, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.

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