United States copyright law for photographs signed into law

President James Buchanan signed the new federal copyright law governing photographic images. It had been passed through the Congress the day previously. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation
Joseph Nathan Kane, ed., Famous First Facts (New York: H.W. Wilson Company, 1981), 201.
Date Certainty
Exact
Type
Lawmaking/Litigating
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Personal
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