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  • annual event
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  • event
  • exhibition
  • faith-based
  • film
  • forum
  • fundraising
  • government-supported
  • graffiti
  • informal
  • literary
  • memorial service
  • music
  • nonprofit organization
  • personal
  • planned/proposed
  • residential

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The submission should document an existing (or future), physical commemoration, rather than using the site to create a new commemoration.

Addition detail about this study can be found on our FAQ page.

Images, stories, and information you submit to this website must be your own and will be available to public viewers of the site, unless you select to make this information available only to the researchers. Name and contact information will be collected when submitting a commemoration report but will only be shown if you choose to make that information available for citation. Images you upload to the site will be made available to others and the researchers via the creative commons license below.

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By default, the required citation will be the URL of the image on this website. If you would like to be cited directly as the source of the image please provide the citation text below.

I agree to make the information I submit available to the public on the website and do not wish to provide a custom citation.

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By submitting your images, stories, and comments to this website you are giving your permission for the researchers to use this information in analysis and publication. You may ask us not to use your responses at any time prior to publishing the research via email at or the contact us link on the website. Your name will not be associated with your responses, unless custom citation is requested for submitted images or you add public comments to the website. By agreeing, you give us permission to use the data you provided in publications that may result from this research.

I agree to have the information I submit used in this research study per the guidelines above. I attest that the information I have provided is my own and not copyrighted by another individual or organization.