Template:PD-US

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Some cases where this template may apply are listed below. You may consider using a more specific tag.

  1. Works published in the U.S. before 1925. See Template:PD-US-expired.
  2. Works first published in 2003 or later and created by authors who died before 1950 (or created before 1900, if the author is not known). See Template:PD-US-unpublished.
  3. Works published in the U.S. between 1925 and 1977 without a copyright notice. See Template:PD-Pre1978.
  4. Works published in the U.S. between 1978 and March 1, 1989, without a copyright notice, and where the copyright was not later registered. See Template:PD-US-1989
  5. Works published in the U.S. between 1925 and 1963 with a copyright notice but without later copyright renewal. See Template:PD-US-not renewed.
  6. Works published outside the U.S. before 1925, except possibly in the 9th Circuit, then before July 1, 1909. See Template:PD-US-expired-abroad.
  7. Works published outside the U.S. between 1925 and 1977 which were in the public domain in their home countries on January 1, 1996. See Template:PD-US-1996.

For more details and other cases, please see Wikipedia:Public domain.

For a complete list of all cases where an image is in the public domain in the United States, see [1]

This template adds images to the category Category:Images in the public domain in the United States.

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