|This image is in the public domain in the United States because it was first published outside the United States prior to January 1, 1923. Other jurisdictions have other rules. Also note that this image may not be in the public domain in the 9th Circuit if it was first published on or after July 1, 1909 in noncompliance with US formalities, unless the author is known to have died in 1943 or earlier (more than 70 years ago) or the work was created in 1893 or earlier (more than 120 years ago.)|
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will automatically ask for the image to be moved to commons at the appropriate time. Remember that copyright expires at the start of the year after. For instance, an author who died in 1944 in a country with a copyright term of life+70 goes out of copyright - not 70 years after his date of death in 2014, but at the start of 2015.
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For an author who died in 1945 in a life+70 country.
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