Historical Society of the District of Columbia Circuit
Oral History Agreement of John Jude O’Donnell
1. In consideration of the recording and preservation of my oral history memoir by
the Historical Society of the District of Columbia Circuit, Washington, D.C., and its employees
and agents (hereinafter “the Society”), I, John Jude O’Donnell, do hereby grant and convey to
the Society and its successors and assigns all of my rights, title, and interest in the tape recordings,
transcripts and computer diskette of my interviews as described in Schedule A hereto,
including literary rights and copyrights. All copies of the tapes, transcripts and diskette are
subject to the same restrictions herein provided.
2. I also reserve for myself and to the executor of my estate the right to use the tapes,
transcripts and diskette and their content as a resource for any book, pamphlet, article or other
writing of which I or my executor may be the author or co-author.
3. I authorize the Society to duplicate, edit, publish, including publication on the
internet, or permit the use of said tape recordings, transcripts and diskette in any manner that the
Society considers appropriate, and I waive any claims I may have or acquire to any royalties from
such use.
3S1W SOrR N TO AND SUBSCRIBED before me this day of .j”‘1 ? , 200-i-.
Anne F. Hicks
Notary Public, District of Columbia
Notary Public
My Commission expires _____ N_?y
Expires 07-14-2007
ACCEPTED this 7,v… day of ? , 200?, by E. Barrett Prettyman, Jr.,
President of the Historical Society of the District of Columbia Circuit.
E. Barrett Prettyman, Jr.
Schedule A
Tape recording(s) and transcript(s) resulting from four interviews of
John Jude O’Donnell on the following dates:
Date {Month, Day, Year) & Title Number of Tapes
1997 Missing
September 23, 1997 1
October 23, 1997 1
November 24, 1997 1
The transcripts of the four interviews are contained on one diskette.