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    Eddie the Eagle Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Inspired by true events, it is a feel-good story about Michael 'Eddie' Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself, even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach, Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic...
    • Contributor: Marv Films - Bohling, Adam - Macaulay, Sean - Maconick, Rupert (Rupert G.) - Walken, Christopher - Saville Productions - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress) - Hartley, Jo - Kelton, Simon - Richmond, George ... Marv Films - Bohling, Adam - Macaulay, Sean - Maconick, Rupert (Rupert G.) - Walken, Christopher - Saville Productions - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress) - Hartley, Jo - Kelton, Simon - Richmond, George - Egerton, Taron - Fletcher, Dexter - Vaughn, Matthew - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Walsh, Martin - McInnerny, Tim - Jackman, Hugh - Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation - Margeson, Matthew
    • Date: 2016
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    The Main Reading Room of the Library of Congress When most researchers arrive at the Library of Congress, their journey of discovery begins in the Main Reading Room. As the home to the library's reference collections, the computer catalog center, and knowledgeable reference staff, the Main Reading Room's purpose is to make library research easily accessible to anyone with enough curiousity to pursue it. This video includes general information about the library's staff...
    • Date: 2012-06-18
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    Whitman and Place The Library of Congress Manuscript Division presented a symposium titled "Whitman and Place," held in conjunction with the Library's exhibition "Revising Himself: Walt Whitman and Leaves of Grass." Topics of discussion were "Walt Whitman in New York," "Whitman and the Civil War" and "Whitman in Camden-Philadelphia." Joann P. Krieg, English professor at Hofstra University; Ted Genoways, editor of the Virginia Quarterly Review at the...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
    • Date: 2005
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    Crafting America's Sound: The David Bromberg Violin Collection American musician and violin collector David Bromberg discusses his personal collection of American-made violins with Nancy Groce.
    • Contributor: Groce, Nancy - Bromberg, David
    • Date: 2017-02-23
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    The league. The final season
    League. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    A full-contact look at the hyper-competitive, hysterically unrestrained world of fantasy football!
    • Contributor: Aselton, Katie - Fx Productions - Lajoie, Jonathan - Fx Networks, Llc - Kroll, Nick - Scheer, Paul - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress) - Marcus Schaffer, Jackie - Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc - Schaffer, Jeff - Duplass, Mark - Rannazzisi, Stephen
    • Date: 2016
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    1104 Sutton Road
    • Contributor: Wilding Picture Productions - Champion Paper and Fibre Company
    • Date: 1958
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    Samuel Barber: The Composer and His Music Barbara B. Heyman discusses her book "Samuel Barber: The Composer and His Music."
    • Contributor: Heyman, Barbara B.
    • Date: 2010-10-28
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    Design for Dreaming.
    • Contributor: Breaux, Marc - Charmoli, Tony - Gordon, Marjorie, Soprano - Lautner, Joseph
    • Date: 1956
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    Irving Fine Fantasia for String Trio I. Adagio, Ma Non Troppo with Richard Wernick Pulitzer-winning composer Richard Wernick conducts a Master Class on the music of American composer Irving Fine to students from the Peabody Preparatory Performance Academy for Strings. Produced in conjunction with the Library of Congress Irving Fine Centennial Festival.
    • Contributor: Wernick, Richard
    • Date: 2012-11-10
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    Gershwin Prize Gala Dinner Paul Simon receives the first annual Gershwin Prize for Popular Song during a gala dinner sponsored by the Library's Music Division.
    • Date: 2007-05-22
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    Gala: 2008 National Book Festival Marisa de los Santos, Jon Scieszka, George Duran and Philippa Gregory were featured speakers for the 2008 National Book Festival Gala.
    • Date: 2008-09-26
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    Colson Whitehead: 2009 National Book Festival Fiction and fantasy author Colson Whitehead appears at the National Book Festival.
    • Contributor: Whitehead, Colson
    • Date: 2009-09-26
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    Ben Payton and the Thundering Harps Ben Payton and the Thundering Harps perform Delta blues at the Library of Congress, May 25, 2011. videorecording | videorecording ; 66 | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). May 25, 2011. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
    • Contributor: Thundering Harps (Musical Group) - Library of Congress - Payton, Ben Wiley
    • Date: 2011
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    President Wilson arrives in New York to lead fourth Liberty Loan parade [1918] Views of fourth Liberty Loan ceremonies in New York City and Washington, Sept. 1918. Inaugurating a national drive for the sale of liberty bonds, President Wilson, his wife Edith, and mother-in-law, Mrs. W. H. Bolling, arrive in New York on Sept. 27, 1918. At Pennsylvania Railroad Station they are greeted by crowds and joined by the President's two daughters, Margaret Wilson and Eleanor McAdoo,...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt Memorial Association - Pathé Exchange - International Film Service - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1918
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    The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War Daniel Stashower discussed and signed his book, "The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War," a riveting historical narrative which delves into the "Baltimore Plot" conspiracy to assassinate Abraham Lincoln.
    • Contributor: Stashower, Daniel
    • Date: 2013-02-07
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    Stevie Wonder Performs "Sketches of a Life" videorecording | videorecording ; 55 min | Singer/songwriter Stevie Wonder, the awardee of the second Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, premieres "Sketches of a Life," a sprawling, hybrid pop-classical concerto, written between 1976 and 1994. The work was unveiled through a commission for the Library of Congress in the Coolidge Auditorium. (Content). Recorded February 23, 2009 (Date). Born in Saginaw, Michigan...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Wonder, Stevie
    • Date: 2009
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    Japanese Influences in 20th Century American Music The history of the cross-cultural interaction between American composers and Japan is documented in unpublished and published scores, manuscripts, and correspondence held, often uniquely, in the Music Division of the Library of Congress. In this lecture, W. Anthony Sheppard examines examples of this relationship in the works of Henry Eichheim (1870-1942), Claude Lapham (1890-1957), Henry Cowell (1897-1965), and Roger Reynolds (b. 1934)who each traveled...
    • Contributor: Sheppard, W. Anthony
    • Date: 2010-10-25
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    Ancient aliens. Season 5, volume 1
    Ancient aliens. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Continues to explore the fascinating field of alien research. Researchers explore evidence of mysterious ancient phenomena, such as alien abductions documented in the Hebrew Bible, Egyptian hieroglyphs depicting the use of light bulbs, miles-long cryptic markings in Peru, and more.
    • Contributor: Copyright Collection (Library of Congress) - Burns, Kevin - Prometheus Entertainment - Clotworthy, Robert
    • Date: 2013
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    Erin E. & Philip C. Stead: 2012 National Book Festival Erin E. Stead and Philip C. Stead appear at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
    • Contributor: Stead, Philip C. - Stead, Erin E.
    • Date: 2012-09-23
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    Phillip M. Hoose: 2015 National Book Festival Phillip M. Hoose discusses 'The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and The Churchill Club' at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Hoose, Phillip M.
    • Date: 2015-09-05
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    Bibliographic Framework Initiative Update Forum The Library of Congress sponsored an update forum on the Bibliographic Framework Transition Initiative in Seattle, Wash., during the midwinter meeting of the American Library Association on January 27, 2013.
    • Contributor: Heuvelmann, Reinhold - Miller, Eric - Fons, Ted - McCallum, Sally - Shaffer, Roberta I. - Ford, Kevin - Wiggins, Beacher J.E.
    • Date: 2013-01-27
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    Lubuto Libraries for Street Children in Africa Across sub-Saharan Africa, where the HIV/AIDS epidemic is most severe, a growing number of orphans are heading their own households. In 12 African countries, it is projected that by 2010, 15 percent of all children under the age of 15 will be orphans. To bring literacy and hope to Africa's vulnerable children, Jane Kinney Meyers founded the Lubuto Library Project. Meyers discussed the goals...
    • Contributor: Meyers, Jane
    • Date: 2008-12-03
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    Mir Ali Shir Symposium: Panel 2 During the 15th century, Mir Ali Shir (1441-1501) was the major literary figure among the Central Asian Turkic peoples, the ancestors of today's Uzbeks. His life, work and legacy was the focus of a symposium held at the Library of Congress. Sponsored by the Library's African and Middle Eastern Division and the Embassy of Uzbekistan, the symposium examined the writings of Mir Ali shir...
    • Date: 2007-03-27
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    Archie Green: The Making of a Working-Class Hero This talk explores the relationship between folklorist Archie Green's formative political experiences at home, at school, and at work during the "Age of the CIO" and his subsequent development of "laborlore" as a public-oriented interdisciplinary field.
    • Contributor: Burns, Sean
    • Date: 2012-05-01
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    The extra turn Camera is positioned as if in the audience of a vaudeville show. A man and two women, all in evening clothes, are seated in a theater box to the left of a stage with curtains and a painted backdrop of trees. A young woman in a white dress, identified by a sign as "Dolly Lightfoot," performs a simple dance with leg kicks. The audience...
    • Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Porter, Edwin S.
    • Date: 1903