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English: Dr. Isaac Asimov, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right
Date before 1959
date QS:P,+1959-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1959-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Source United States Library of Congress. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection. Call number: NYWTS - BIOG--Asimov, Isaac, Dr. <item> [P&P]. Reproduction number: LC-USZ62-115121
Author Phillip Leonian [1] from New York World-Telegram & Sun.[2]
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Public domain This work is from the New York World-Telegram and Sun collection at the Library of Congress. According to the library, there are no known copyright restrictions on the use of this work.
This photograph is a work for hire created prior to 1968 by a staff photographer at New York World-Telegram & Sun. It is part of a collection donated to the Library of Congress and per the instrument of gift it is in the public domain.

Photographs in this collection other than those identified by such stamps as "World-Telegram photo" or "World-Telegram photo by Ed Palumbo" might not be in the public domain. Works within the collection may be attributed to other news services that retain copyright, works of the U.S. government that are in the public domain in the US, or works with no attribution for which copyright cannot be determined.



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current23:51, 1 January 2016Thumbnail for version as of 23:51, 1 January 20162,530 × 3,671 (2.07 MB)Kalki (talk | contribs)slight crop of an uneven tilt, minor contrast adjustment
19:19, 6 September 2010Thumbnail for version as of 19:19, 6 September 20102,552 × 3,686 (3.69 MB)DIREKTOR (talk | contribs)tone contrast
00:24, 12 July 2009Thumbnail for version as of 00:24, 12 July 20092,552 × 3,686 (4.24 MB)Infrogmation (talk | contribs)From same LOC source; TIFF version converted to .jpg and cropped
08:58, 21 March 2005Thumbnail for version as of 08:58, 21 March 2005119 × 150 (23 KB)JoJan (talk | contribs)Isaac Asimov in 1965
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