User talk:January

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Do you think I could upload this photo with the template PD-US-1978-89. Progenie (talk) 17:11, 17 October 2016 (UTC)

I can see two problems with this. Firstly according to the seller it was obtained from the archives of a newspaper, so even though that copy of the photo has no copyright notice, if the newspaper that published it had a copyright notice (which is quite likely) it may be covered by that copyright notice. Secondly even if you could prove it was published without a copyright notice you would also need to prove that it was not registered with the copyright office within five years to satisfy the second condition of the template. January (talk) 19:52, 17 October 2016 (UTC)