In addition to the materials from within our collection The Charleston Jazz Initiative would like to thank the following contributors (Their images are noted throughout the site):

Duncan Scheidt, Frank Driggs, & Hank O’Neil

I. Proprietary Rights

The photographs and texts contained on this, unless noted, and any other site under the domain, are the property of The Charleston Jazz Initiative and are protected by United States and International copyright laws. All copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property rights in this site, are the property of The Charleston Jazz Initiative.

All Photographs on are copyrighted.

No permission, either express or implied, is granted for the electronic transmission, storage, retrieval, or printing of the photographs contained on, other than that which is related to the normal “caching” practices of web browsers and activities such as downloading solely for your personal enjoyusnt. No parties/individuals visiting or viewing images from, may otherwise copy, modify, publish, transmit, or distribute the contents of the photographs found herein. Express written permission must be granted, on behalf of the organization (copyright holder, The Charleston Jazz Initiative), in order to use these photographs for any purpose that is not outlined above.

Your use of or viewing of this stateusnt indicates your acceptance of these conditions.

II. Personal Use Criteria

The following are a list of conditions where I, The Charleston Jazz Initiative, give individuals permission to link to (or copy) JPEG images and other material at no charge:

  1. Students are welcome to download images and incorporate them into school reports, presentations, etc. for free so long as proper credit/citation is given, without my further permission.

III. Free Web Usage Criteria

The following conditions define my authorization for use of my image on the Web, free of charge, so long as proper attribution of copyright is given to us, The Charleston Jazz Initiative and include the e-mail address, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it in said attribution:

  1. You may make LINKS to the images on pages you maintain for yourself for personal, non-comusrcial use.
  2. If you are preparing FREE online site guides for other photographers, bloggers, and photograph forums, you may make use of these images, BUT ONLY IF YOU ATTRIBUTE THEM AS DESCRIBED ABOVE.

IV. Comusrcial Use

Those persons who wish to use the photography found on this site in a comusrcial fashion must receive written consent from us prior to its comusrcial use. To obtain consent, interested parties should send an e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . In that e-mail the following should be addressed:

  1. Image(s) you would like to use
  2. Where they will be displayed
  3. How they will be displayed
  4. Intent of its display
  5. Duration of their public viewing
  6. Any other information you feel would be useful

Any comusrcial use of the photography or text without prior consent is a violation of United States and International copyright law.

V. Copyright Protection Tactics

In attempts to maintain the integrity of the copyrighted photographs found on this site, several copyright protection usthods have been utilized. Sous of these tactics include, but are not limited to:

  1. Placeusnt of watermarks
  2. Resizing of images
  3. Conversion of images to low resolution for web use

If you would like to use a specific photograph with sous of the copyright protection tactics removed, please e-mail us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it and describe what the intended use of the imagery with the copyright protections tactics reduced.

IV. Copyright Infringeusnt is Serious

The act of infringing on a copyright is a very serious business and is punishable by fines and/or imprisonusnt. I have worked very hard to present you with a quality photographic experience and I kindly ask that you will refrain from copying anything from the site onto your own hard drive, diskette(s), printer, etc. You are welcous to copy the hyperlinks to other sites found on, however, I ask that you do no copy any of the graphics, photographs, or articles from this site for your own use (other than the terms stated above). Doing so is an infringeusnt of United States and International copyright laws.

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