Copyright and Data Protection


Where copyright permissions do not lie directly with the archives, Adam Matthew Digital Limited have taken every effort to trace copyright-holders. 
We would be grateful to receive any new information which comes to light regarding any item we have included and apologise for any inadvertent omissions. Please send any copyright queries to If copyright has been unintentionally overlooked, we will be pleased to discuss the relevant permissions, or if necessary, take down the relevant item from this site. 

Data protection: 

We invite you to contact us at if you are concerned about how Licensed Material personal data has been handled by Adam Matthew Digital Limited. In such cases we may ask you for further identification and we will consider the following options, where appropriate: 

  • Redacting your personal identifiers in a document 
  • Takedown (removal of a page or document from the digital resource) 
  • Adding supplementary information or statement to metadata descriptions 

Licensed Material Personal Data: means personal information, such as names, images, as well as special category personal information, in our digital resources.  

Our full privacy policy, which includes all other information on the personal data we collect can be found here: 


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