NJ: Digital Highway Paved by CC


Looking for historical photos with generous usage rights? Check out today’s State Agency Database Highlight:

New Jersey Digital Highway – NJDH – Digitized historical and cultural materials in text, audio, image, and video formats from the collections of NJ libraries, museums, archives and historical societies. All images in NJDH have a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 2.5 license, which means:

You are free:

  • to Remix — to adapt the work

Under the following conditions:

  • Attribution. You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work).
  • Noncommercial. You may not use this work for commercial purposes.
  • For any reuse or distribution, you must make clear to others the license terms of this work. The best way to do this is with a link to this web page.
  • Any of the above conditions can be waived if you get permission from the copyright holder.
  • Nothing in this license impairs or restricts the author’s moral rights.

So, here is a photo from NJDH:


Title: Produce being loaded at the Nakamura farm.
Name: Nakamura, Kiyomi (associated name), Nakamura, Ellen (associated name)
Date Created: 1947
Description: Nakumara farm was purchased by Kiyomi and Ellen Nakamura in 1947. It was located in Elmer, NJ. This picture shows one of the farm trucks loaded with produce.

The New Jersey page of State Agency Databases Across the Fifty States does not currently have a volunteer. If you’d like to adopt this page, please e-mail Daniel Cornwall at dnlcornwall AT alaska DOT net.


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