Books That Shaped America

This exhibition was developed under the leadership of James H. Billington, Librarian of Congress.

This exhibition is made possible through the support of The National Book Festival Fund.

Interpretive Programs Office

  • William Jacobs, Chief
  • Carroll Johnson-Welsh, Exhibition Director
  • Karen Werth, Production Officer
  • Christopher O’Connor, Senior Exhibition Specialist
  • Tambra Johnson, Registrar
  • Patrick Shepler, Registrar
  • Denise Agee, Kimberli Curry, Vicki Fortuno, Martha Hopkins, David Jung, Rachel Waldron, Cynthia Wayne, Susan Mordan-White, Betsy Nahum-Miller, Cheryl Regan and Marc Roman

Library of Congress Curators

  • John Y. Cole, Director, Center for the Book
  • Mark Dimunation, Chief, Rare Book and Special Collections Division
  • Guy Lamolinara, Communications Officer, Center for the Book
  • Rosemary Fry Plakas, American History Specialist, Rare Book and Special Collections Division

Special thanks are due to the following members of the Library of Congress staff for their assistance with this exhibition:

  • Roberta I. Shaffer, Library Services
  • Jeremy Adamson, Collections and Services
  • Kaare Chaffee and Lage Carlson, Conservation Division
  • Leonard Bruno, Manuscript Division
  • Edward Redmond, Geography and Map Division
  • Jacqueline Coleburn, Rare Materials Section, U.S. Anglo Division
  • Eric P. Frazier and Amanda Zimmerman, Rare Book and Special Collections Division
  • Dorothy Gholston, Printing Management Section
  • Stanley Bandong, Graphic Arts Services Unit
  • Jim Karamanis, Thip Padavong, Rohit Gupta, Laura Moiseev, Chun Yi, and Qun Lai, Web Services
  • Domenic Sergi, Andrew Cook, and Jade Curtis, ITS Digital Scan Center
  • Jennifer Gavin, Erin Allen, and John Sayers, Public Affairs Office

Exhibition and Brochure Design

Design 3—Orange, Virginia

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