“$1,000,000 Blaze at Bridgewater”: A Campus Transformed

Rights and Permissions

The Clement C. Maxwell Library offers public access to the materials in its archival and rare book collections as a contribution to education and scholarship.

Some materials in the collections may be protected by copyright. Reproduction of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Clement C. Maxwell Library and/or the copyright owners. Materials out of copyright are considered to be in the public domain.

Fair Use

Audio, video, text and digital image files from web sites published by the Clement C. Maxwell Library may be used for private study, scholarship and research purposes under the provisions of Fair Use (United State code, Title 17, section 107) which allows limited use of copyrighted materials under certain conditions. Under Fair Use, files may be viewed, printed, photocopied, or downloaded without prior permission, provided proper attribution of the source is noted on all copies.

Educational and Commercial Use

The Clement C. Maxwell Library allows educational use of its images at no cost. If you wish materials for publication or any other commercial purpose, higher quality images are available for a nominal fee. Contact Michael Somers, Library Director, at 508-531-1255 or msomers@bridgew.edu for more information.

All other copyright holders retain full rights and should be contacted directly.


It is inappropriate to link to any one section of any Clement C. Maxwell Library web site or to embed a portion from these sites internal to your own web site, since this obscures the nature of our publication. A link to the entire site is required.

Attribution of Source

Citations, quotations, and use of digital images and files from our collections made under Fair Use or with permission of the copyright holder must acknowledge their source as: Clement C. Maxwell Library, Bridgewater State University, Bridgewater, Massachusetts.

Permission for Use

Users assume all liability for copyright infringement. If permission for publication is given, it is given on behalf of the Clement C. Maxwell Library as owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder which must be obtained by the user. Users assume all liability for copyright infringement and are advised to contact Clement C. Maxwell Library for permission to display, publish, use commercially, or make any other use of the digital images and files in these collections except as allowed under fair use. Most commercial requests for publication are subject to use fees.

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