Explores baseball’s roots, its changing traditions, and the game today through a collection of items that cannot be found anywhere else.
Examines the upheaval of world war as Americans confronted it—both at home and abroad.
Abel Buell’s New and Correct Map of the United States of North America is the first map of the newly independent United States compiled, printed, and published in America by an American. This important early American map is known to exist in only seven copies. Philanthropist David M. Rubenstein has generously placed his copy of the map at the Library.
Explores artifacts that represent an array of viewpoints on the interplay of politics and entertainment in American public life.
Celebrates the work of editorial cartoonist Herbert L. Block—better known as "Herblock"—with an ongoing display of ten original drawings, to change every six months, drawn from the Library's extensive Herbert L. Block Collection.
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Consists of original materials and oral histories drawn from the Veterans History Project collections at the Library of Congress.
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