The Keene Public Library and the Historical Society of Cheshire County are jointly digitizing our historical image collections and are putting those that are free from copyright restrictions onto the Flickr Commons. They are marked “No known copyright restrictions” because one of our institutions holds the copyright and/or we believe that they are in the public domain. Because neither of our institutions took the photos, however, we can not advise you as to whether these images can be used without obtaining additional consent nor for what uses you can make of them.
Although we believe that these Commons images are in the public domain, there may be other third party rights that apply to them in regards to privacy and publicity issues. You are responsible for obtaining permission to use any of these photos, including but not limited to obtaining the permission of the person or people in the photo. Keene Public Library and the Historical Society of Cheshire County can not be responsible for any liability that results from your use of these images.
These photos are meant to be used for personal, educational, or research purposes. Please link back to us if you share them on the Internet.
It is the Historical Society of Cheshire County’s policy to charge fees to purchase a reproduction of one of these photos. This fee helps to fund the Historical Society in its efforts to collect and preserve historical memorabilia. Please contact the Director at this email: firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to purchase a reproduction.
If you feel that you know any additional information about the buildings, locations, or people in our photos, please feel free to submit comments and/or additionally tag the photos. Your input is encouraged and welcomed!