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    Freedom's Fortress: the Library of Congress, 1939-1953

    Freedom’s Fortress: The Library of Congress, 1939-1953, contains a selection of 209 letters, memoranda, photographs, and publications (1,176 images) documenting a momentous period in the history of the Library of Congress when the institution underwent a myriad of changes that established it as one of America’s foremost citadels of intellectual freedom. During and shortly after World War II, Librarians of Congress Archibald MacLeish and ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Manuscript Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 2004

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