Film, VideoBerkeley Breathed: 2016 National Book Festival Berkeley Breathed discusses "The Bill the Cat Story: A Bloom County Epic" at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Breathed, Berkeley
- Date: 2016-09-24
Photo, Print, Drawing[Woman using spinning wheel] 1 photograph : hand-colored transparency on glass ; plate 8 x 10 cm (lantern slide format)
- Date: 1925
Film, VideoEnzo Siciliano : quel giorno di indimenticabile bellezza Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available An intimate portrait of the writer Enzo Siciliano, in his home near Todi, surrounded by family and friends. He discusses books, art, theater, the genesis of some of his works, and the current state of literature and culture in Italy.
- Contributor: Siciliano, Enzo - Siciliano, Flaminia - McGilvray, Catherine - Colasanti, Arnaldo
- Date: 2011
Film, VideoJon Meacham: 2009 National Book Festival Jon Meacham, author and 2009 Pulitzer Prize winner appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Meacham, Jon
- Date: 2009-09-26
Film, VideoIsabel Wilkerson: 2011 National Book Festival Author and journalist Isabel Wilkerson appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Wilkerson, Isabel
- Date: 2011-09-24
CollectionBen Payton and the Thundering Harps
American Folklife Center concert, 2011-05-25 | Ben Payton and the Thundering Harps | Ben Payton and the Thundering Harps from Mississippi | Homegrown 2011, the music of America Ben Payton's voice resonates with a passion for life and his skills as a guitarist evoke the tradition of the original Delta blues greats such as Robert Johnson, Tommy Johnson, Charley Patton and Son House. He performs with Steve Chester on rhythm guitar, Cyndi Clark on conga drums and Kindrick Hart on electric bass.
- Contributor: Payton, Ben - Payton, Ben Wiley - Thundering Harps (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2011-05-25
Film, VideoNative Americans, Disability & Employment Information on the Tribal Outreach Program of the National Council on Disability and insights from the experiences of Native Americans specialists in employment and disability issues. Speakers included Gerrie-Drake Hawkins, Cinda Hughes and August Martin.
- Contributor: Various Speakers
- Date: 2014-11-13
Photo, Print, Drawing[People at outdoor picnic] 1 photograph : hand-colored transparency on glass ; plate 8 x 10 cm (lantern slide format)
- Date: 1925
Film, VideoSam McGee's Railroad Blues & Other Versions of the Republic Greil Marcus excavates a few roots of the American Songbook, examining a handful of indelible and idiosyncratic country, religious or blues songs from the 1920s and their modern revisions.
- Contributor: Marcus, Greil
- Date: 2010-10-21
Film, VideoNational Student Poets: 2012 National Book Festival A presentation of National Student Poets at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2012-09-23
Film, Video71st Regiment, Camp Wyckoff
Seventy-first Regiment, Camp Wyckoff | 71st Regiment, N.G.S.N.Y., at Camp Wikoff | Seventy-first Regiment, N.G., S.N.Y. | Seventy-first Regiment, N.Y.V. at Camp Wikoff From the Biograph picture catalogue: 55 feet. Of the thousand and more men who left New York for the Cuban Campaign, scarcely three hundred were able to shoulder their rifles to march before the Biograph camera at Camp Wikoff. The picture shows many of the companies reduced to seven or eight men, and the whole regiment, rank and file is in a sad condition....
- Contributor: Armitage, F. S. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - American Mutoscope Company
- Date: 1898
Film, VideoSusan Jacoby: 2016 National Book Festival Susan Jacoby discusses "Strange Gods: A Secular History of Conversion" with Tom Gjelten from NPR at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Jacoby, Susan
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoRDA: Looking to the Future Barbara Tillett presents an update on Resource, Description & Access, the new cataloging code, and its implications if implemented.
- Contributor: Tillett, Barbara
- Date: 2010-03-09
Film, VideoCake walk
Coon cake walk | Darkey cake walk | Cakewalk motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 roll (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 11May1903; H31674. Copyright information taken from K.R. Niver, Early motion pictures; not...
- Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1903
Film, VideoFrom Every End of This Earth: 13 Families and the New Lives They Made in America New York Times best-selling author Steven V. Roberts follows the stories of 13 families in his poignant, eye-opening look at immigration in "From Every End of This Earth: 13 Families and the New Lives They Made in America" (HarperCollins, 2009). What it means to be an immigrant in this nation of immigrants is the central issue that Roberts tackles as he tells the stories...
- Contributor: Roberts, Steven
- Date: 2009-11-16
Film, Video[ Clip of "Popo the Puppet" from the film "On the Riviera"] videorecording | Clip features Danny Kaye and dancers singing and performing the Sylvia Fine song "Popo the Puppet." (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).
Film, VideoViet Thanh Nguyen: 2015 National Book Festival Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses "The Sympathizer" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Nguyen, Viet Thanh
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoTories: Fighting for the King in America's First Civil War Most Americans have learned the essential narrative of the American Revolution: Our Founding Fathers led proud Patriots to fight against British rule and ultimately prevailed. Rarely mentioned are the thousands of Tories, or Loyalists, who supported the British and fought to remain in their American homes as loyal subjects of the crown. Historian Thomas B. Allen contends the American Revolution was as much a...
- Contributor: Allen , Thomas
- Date: 2010-11-30
Film, VideoTerrible Teddy, the grizzly king "A burlesque on Theodore Roosevelt hunting mountain lions in Colorado and taken from the New York Journal and Advertiser. The scene opens in a very picturesque wood. Teddy with his large teeth is seen running down the hill with his gun in hand, followed by his photographer and press agent. He reconnoitres around a large tree and finally discovers the mountain lion. He kneels...
- Contributor: Porter, Edwin S. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1901
Film, VideoCatherine Coulter Catherine Coulter at the 2003 National Book Festival
- Contributor: Coulter, Catherine
- Date: 2003-10-04
Film, VideoPaul Rudnick: 2016 National Book Festival Paul Rudnick discusses "It's All Your Fault" at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Rudnick , Paul
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoA. Scott Berg: 2013 National Book Festival A. Scott Berg appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Berg, A. Scott
- Date: 2013-09-22
Film, VideoKadir Nelson: 2017 National Book Festival Kadir Nelson discusses "Blue Sky White Stars" at the 2017 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Nelson, Kadir
- Date: 2017-09-02
Film, VideoGwendolyn Annette Duncan oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Saint Augustine, Florida, 2011-09-14. Gwendolyn Duncan recalls her family history in Saint Augustine, Florida, watching a Ku Klux Klan parade through the black neighborhood of Lincolnville, and integrating a white school. She discusses the efforts in St. Augustine to commemorate the local Civil Rights Movement, including the ACCORD Freedom Trail.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Duncan, Gwendolyn Annette
- Date: 2011-09-14
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Film, VideoBlack History Month 2010: NAACP 100th Anniversary In commemoration of African American History Month, the Library of Congress launches a new online exhibition about the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), an organization which has donated its records to the Library, where they are the most-consulted collection. The ceremony takes place in the Library's Coolidge Auditorium.
- Contributor: Jealous, Benjamin Todd
- Date: 2010-02-03