Privacy Policy

 

Thanks for using www.AmericanCivilWarPhotos.com (the "American Civil War Photos Website").  At AmericanCivilWarPhotos.com, ("American Civil War Photos"), we are committed to protecting your privacy.  We have created this privacy policy to make sure you know what information we collect and how we use it.  By using our web site, you consent to the collection and use of your information as we have outlined in this policy.  From time to time, we may update this privacy policy.  We encourage you to check back and review this privacy policy so that you always will know what personally identifiable information we collect, how we use it, and to whom we disclose it.  Your continued use of the American Civil War Photos Website will be subject to the then current privacy policy
 
What information do we collect?
 
Information Provided by You:
You may provide us with certain personally identifiable information when you register for an account.  Such information may include your name and email address.  You may also provide us with information about other people, such as their email addresses, if you email an image to a friend or refer a friend to the Lewis Hine Photographs Website or our promotions.
 
Information Collected by Cookies:
Jiggsy Communications LLC (owner of AmericanCivilWarPhotos.com) uses cookies on the American Civil War Photos Website.  A cookie is a small text file on your computer which a website sends to your computer to allow the website to store information which uniquely identifies our users.  American Civil War Photos Website cookies do not collect or store personally identifiable information.  Rather, the cookie stores a token which uniquely identifies a particular user at a particular time.  That token is then linked to the user information in our secured databases.  You can always reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to display a message when a cookie is being sent. If you reset your browser, some of the American Civil War Photos Website features and functionality may not be available to you.
 
How do we use information?
We use your email address to communicate with you about your account and to send you certain notification emails.  We do not use your email address or other personally identifiable information to send marketing messages without your consent. Similarly, if you email an image to a friend or refer a friend to the American Civil War Photos Website, we will use your friend's email to send them the e-mail you requested. You and your friend's e-mail addresses will only be used for this purpose unless permission is otherwise granted.  We use non-personally identifiable information to monitor the use and performance of the American Civil War Photos Website so that we can learn more about how people use the American Civil War Photos Website and improve our images and services.
 
Does Jiggsy Communications LLC disclose the information it collects to outside parties?
Generally, Jiggsy Communications LLC (owner of AmericanCivilWarPhotos.com) does not share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies without your consent except that:
  Jiggsy Communications LLC provides information to its agents and trusted service providers and contractors for limited purposes, such as:
·       fulfilling customer orders and processing credit card transactions;
·       offering certain products and services;
·       communicating with customers;
·       providing customer service;
·       managing information on our behalf;
·       enhancing the American Civil War Photos Website features and functionality.
In such cases, we require that these parties agree to use the information solely for the purpose for which we provided it to them and in accordance with our privacy policy.
Jiggsy Communications LLC may also release information (including your name, addresses, telephone number, and account activity) when we, in our sole discretion believe that such release is necessary or appropriate to:
·       comply with law;
·       comply with subpoenas, warrants, court orders, government investigations, or other legal process;
·       enforce or apply the terms of any of our user or license agreements;
·       investigate fraud or similar claims;
·       protect the rights, property or safety of Lewis Hine Photographs, our users, or others.
In the event that Lewis Hine Photographs is acquired by, or merged with, another company Jiggsy Communications LLC reserves the right to transfer all information we have collected from our users in connection with such acquisition or merger.
Jiggsy Communications LLC may disclose non-personally-identifiable information to third parties in aggregate form to potential business partners and investors.

 

The current version of the American Civil War Photos Website Privacy Policy was adopted effective as of 07/25/2010.