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10 Common Myths About Copyright

Copyright law can be confusing. Here are several common myths about copyright to help you sort out fact from fiction. a. If it doesn't have a copyright notice, it is not copyrighted Sort of. After ..
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Arlington - From Plantation to Cemetery

Arlington. . . where my affections and attachments are more strongly placed than any other place in the world. Robert E. Lee 1864. Beautiful Arlington House, the family home of General Robert E. Lee .
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War on the Border

As impending civil war became a reality rather than a possibility, every state in the United States has a decision to make - whether to stay with the Union or join the nascent Confederacy. For ..
(September 04, 2008)
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Mary Todd Lincoln and Varina Davis Howell

Not unlike their husbands, Mary Todd Lincoln and Varina Davis Howell had much in common. Both were first ladies of countries besieged by war. Both women grew up in prosperous, slave-owning families. ..
(September 05, 2008)
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The Almost-Assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Allan Pinkerton

The assassination of President Abraham Lincoln in 1865 is one of the most infamous events in American history, one that undoubtedly changed the course of history as far as Reconstruction in the South .
(September 05, 2008)
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How to Research the Copyright Status of a Book

When seeking US published works in the public domain, there is a gray area from 1923 to 1963 where the book may or may not be in the public domain. To determine if a book with a copyright in that ..
(August 19, 2008)
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The Importance of Learning From Failure

This is a story of how a Fortune 500 company turned a failure into a spectacular failure (that shouldn't have happened) and what you can learn from it for your own business. In the early 90's, I ..
(August 15, 2008)
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Quick and Easy Product Development With Camtasia Studio

The Camtasia Studio Suite provides an elegant way to rapidly build a variety of products based on screen recordings (and even integrated video sequences. ) This makes it an ideal product for creating .
(August 18, 2008)
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Amazon Kindle Profits

Did you know that anyone in the United States can sell books on Amazon Kindle? Did you know that you do not need to be the author of the book provided the book is in the public domain? Its true. And ..
(August 18, 2008)
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William Tecumseh Sherman - Total War

I would make this war as severe as possible, and show no symptoms of tiring till the South begs for mercy. William Tecumseh Sherman Rarely has an historical figure been both as revered and reviled as .
(August 18, 2008)
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Nathan Bedford Forrest

While many of the figures associated with the Confederacy have become controversial in the years since the war, few have been the subject of more controversy than Nathan Bedford Forrest. A man of ..
(August 19, 2008)
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7 Ways to Make Money With Public Domain Maps

Public domain maps are a really great source of material for making money. The first thought that enters everyone's mind when thinking maps is just reprinting them in a variety of formats and ..
(August 15, 2008)
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Jefferson Davis - Forgotten President of the Confederacy

If the Confederacy fails, there should be written on its tombstone: Died of a Theory. Jefferson Davis Of all the leaders associated with the Civil War few are as overlooked as Jefferson Davis. The ..
(August 14, 2008)
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Slavery and the Civil War

Although the southern states that seceded from the Union at the outset of the Civil War often claimed that “states rights" was the issue that resulted in secession, it was a thin argument; the ..
(August 13, 2008)
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A House Divided - The Winter of Secession

"A house divided against itself cannot stand. I believe this government cannot endure permanently half-slave and half-free. I do not expect the Union to be dissolved - I do not expect the house to ..
(August 11, 2008)
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Quantrill's Raiders

In border states where the issue of to secede or not to secede had never been definitively settled, the Civil War was a precarious time. With territory claimed by both the Union and the Confederacy, ..
(August 12, 2008)
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Seven Profitable Ways to Use the Public Domain

When it comes to the types of public domain projects you can create, the limit is really your imagination. Lets look at seven different ways you can use public domain materials to build an income ..
(June 30, 2008)
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eBay A Powerful Market Research Tool

Did you know that eBay is a really powerful real time market research tool? Did you know that at any time, you can see a two week snapshot of actual sales based on either a keyword search or by a ..
(July 01, 2008)
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The John F Kennedy Assassination

The nation mourned when word spread like wildfire that JFK was shot and later confirmed dead. This was the first time a presidential assassination was captured on film by amateur cameraman Abraham ..
(July 10, 2008)
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Six Ways to Profit From Public Domain Movies

The public domain consists of tens of millions of books, images, musical items, architectural items, films and more. And it is not just materials that were once copyrighted but are no longer that are .
(July 14, 2008)
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The Public Domain and Googles US Government Search Engine

Anyone working with public domain materials for any length of time knows that the U. S. Government is a treasure trove of materials that can be used without restrictions. Within its web sites (and ..
(July 31, 2008)
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The Presidency of John F Kennedy

JFK officially declared his intent to run for President on January 2, 1960. He won his party's nomination on July 30, 1960 and on Tuesday November 8, Kennedy defeated Nixon and won the Presidency of ..
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Recording Conversations - A Powerful Tool To Improve Your Real .

One of the greatest challenges to real estate investors - both beginners and more experienced investors - is knowing what to say when talking to a prospective seller or buyer. Many investors go for ..
(June 14, 2007)
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Landlord Reference Checks - A Key To Happy Landlording

From time to time tenants move. Some move once a year, some for a bigger or smaller apartment, some for a job change and some because they are trouble tenants and are forced to move due to an ..
(June 08, 2007)
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Five Steps To Creating Your Real Estate Brand

A well marketed brand creates name recognition in your community and as long as that brand is associated with quality, it will result in a great influx of business. Just to give some examples, what ..
(June 04, 2007)
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