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The James Fenimore Cooper Society is a US 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization chartered in the state of New York. It is staffed by volunteers. Your dues sponsor Cooper Society activities including the publishing and mailing of Cooper Society publications. This website complies with European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements, which is why you are seeing this notice. 
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The James Fenimore Cooper Society values your privacy and will not sell or distribute the information you share with us to outside organizations. When you join, we request your name, address, email address, and telephone number. 

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