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

Staff for the Exhibition

  • William Jacobs, Chief, Interpretive Programs Office
  • Cynthia Wayne, Exhibition Director, Interpretive Programs Office
  • Elizabeth Aldrich, Co-Curator, Music Division
  • Victoria Phillips, Co-Curator, Columbia University
  • Karen Werth, Production Officer, Interpretive Programs Office
  • Rachel Waldron, Registrar, Interpretive Programs Office

Interpretive Programs Office Staff

Denise Agee, Kimberli Curry, Seth de Matties, Vicki Fortuno, Martha Hopkins, Carroll Johnson-Welsh, Tambra Johnson Reap, Susan Mordan-White, Betsy Nahum-Miller, Christopher O’Connor, Cheryl Regan, Marc Roman, and Patrick Shepler

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; Susan Vita and Raymond A. White, Music Division; Katherine Blood, Verna Curtis, Sara Duke, and Carol Johnson, Prints and Photographs Division; Kaare Chaffee, Dana Hemmenway, and Jamie Schmeits, Conservation 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

The Library wishes to express gratitude to the following individuals for their assistance and expertise: Mary Anthony; Tom Hurwitz; Susan and Yuriko Kikuchi; and Norton Owen, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival

Media Research

Sam Serafy

Exhibition and Brochure Design

Alan Knezevich Design Associates