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Copyright and Permissions

This site is administered by the Canadian Museum of History. Unless otherwise noted, text, images, trademarks, illustrations, data, audio and video and other materials (“Content”) may be protected by intellectual property laws or other proprietary rights, including contractual rights, owned by the Canadian Museum of History or the museums and heritage organizations who created these projects.

Permitted Uses

Materials on and accessible through this website were produced and/or compiled and posted for educational and personal purposes. Users may use the Content on this site as permitted by law, and subject to the following conditions:

  • Users must acknowledge the source of the material. The source citation should include the URL or the URL of the Canadian museum or heritage organization who created the material
  • Any associated copyright and other propriety notices must be retained
  • Users must adhere to any additional terms and restrictions that may appear on individual web pages with the material
  • The views and content expressed in individual online projects do not represent the views of the Canadian Museum of History or of Digital Museums Canada

Uses Requiring Permissions

Unless otherwise noted, express written permission from the Canadian Museum of History or other indicated copyright owner or stakeholder is required if you wish to modify, copy, reproduce, republish, post, transmit or distribute the Content in ways not mentioned above, such as commercial use, public exhibition or publication, or for personal gain. In addition, high resolution files may be obtainable from the Canadian Museum of History or the source museum or heritage organization for your project. To obtain files and/or permission, please contact either:

Rights and Permissions
Resource Centre
Canadian Museum of History
100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, QC K1A 0M8

or the Canadian museum or heritage organization that created the materials.