Bleistein v. Donaldson Lithographing Company

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Bleistein v. Donaldson Lithographing Company
by the Supreme Court of the United States
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Bleistein v. Donaldson Lithographing Company, 188 U.S. 239 (1903), is a case in which the United States Supreme Court found that advertisements were protected by copyright. — Excerpted from Bleistein v. Donaldson Lithographing Company on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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United States Supreme Court

188 U.S. 239

BLEISTEIN  v.  DONALDSON LITHOGRAPHING COMPANY

 Argued: January 13, 14, 1903. --- Decided: February 2, 1903

Messrs. Ansley Wilcox and Arthur Von Briesen, and Messrs. Wilcox & Miner for plaintiffs in error.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 239-246 intentionally omitted]

Messrs. Edmund W. Kittredge and Joseph Wilby for defendant in error.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 246-248 intentionally omitted]

Mr. Justice Holmes delivered the opinion of the court:

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This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).