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Film, VideoA Conversation with Henry Threadgill Larry Appelbaum interviews composer and multi-instrumentalist Henry Threadgill about his musical upbringing in Chicago, the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM), the story of his life-changing experience in Vietnam, his ...
- Date: 2013-10-26
Film, VideoDave Brubeck Quartet
Jazz at the Nation's Library | Library of Congress Music Division concert, 2003-10-01 videorecording | 2 digital video files : 123 min., 17 sec. ; sd., col. | Title from printed program. Brubeck Institute Jazz Sextet ; Dave Brubeck Quartet ; Christian McBride, bass. (Performers). ...
- Contributor: Library of Congress - Dave Brubeck Quartet - Brubeck Institute Sextet - Irving Caesar Lifetime Trust - Music Division - Recording Laboratory
- Date: 2003
Film, VideoDevelopment & Research Applications for a Reference Collection of 20th Century Photographic Paper Private conservator Paul Messier discusses several technical studies of 20th century photographs using a collection of photographic papers as a reference source.
- Contributor: Messier, Paul
- Date: 2010-03-19
Film, VideoColumbus's Most Prized Possession
- Contributor: Hebert, John R.
Film, VideoEvery Photo Is a Story Part 5: Interpret the Stories You Discover In this five-part series, Kristi Finefield and Sam Watters discuss the ways to uncover the story in photographs, specifically a series of hand-colored lantern slides of historic gardens and homes created by ...
- Date: 2013-05-02
Film, VideoGertrude Newsome Jackson oral history interview conducted by LaFleur Paysour in Marvell, Arkansas, 2010-11-22. Gertrude Jackson recalls growing up in Madison, Illinois, and Marvell, Arkansas. She recalls organizing her community to renovate a local segregated school and becoming involved in the civil rights movement in rural ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Jackson, Gertrude Newsome - Paysour, Lafleur
- Date: 2010-11-22
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Film, VideoJohn Dickerson: "On Her Trail: My Mother, Nancy Dickerson, TV News' First Woman Star" John Dickerson, chief political correspondent for Slate, discussed his new biography, "On Her Trail: My Mother, Nancy Dickerson, TV News' First Woman Star," in a program sponsored by the Center for the ...
- Contributor: Dickerson, John
- Date: 2007-02-06
Film, VideoBatucada Originally recorded on 16mm at various performances between 1943-1944, the film contains sections of Dunham works Tropics (6 minutes), with Miss Dunham as the Woman with the Cigar; Son (2 minutes); Rara ...
Film, VideoQuiches, Kugels and Couscous: My Search for Jewish Cooking in France Joan Nathan discusses her latest book.
- Contributor: Nathan, Joan
- Date: 2010-12-13
Film, VideoBill Russell oral history interview conducted by Taylor Branch in Seattle, Washington, 2013-05-12.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Branch, Taylor - Russell, Bill
- Date: 2013-05-12
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Film, VideoJourney to Freedom: The Boat People Retrospective (Morning Session) In the years following the Vietnam War, more than 1 million refugees fled the war-ravaged countries of Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. Those who took to the ocean in small, overcrowded ships were ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2009-05-02
Film, VideoJeff Smith: 2010 National Book Festival Graphic novelist Jeff Smith appears at the 2010 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Smith, Jeff
- Date: 2010-09-25
CollectionSpyros Koliavasilis & Karpouzi Trio: Music from Greece & Asia Minor The Karpouzi Trio plays music on traditional instruments from the Greek mainland and islands. The band loves to play for dance parties and community celebrations, and always, even in concerts, invites the ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2014-05-07
Film, VideoCatch the Suffragists' Spirit: The Millers' Suffrage Scrapbooks Rosemary Fry Plakas discusses the seven suffrage scrapbooks compiled between 1897 and 1911 by Elizabeth Smith Miller and her daughter, Anne Fitzhugh Miller of Geneva, New York. The scrapbooks document the activities ...
- Contributor: Fry Plakas, Rosemary
- Date: 2010-02-22
Film, VideoGlobal Gypsy: Balkan Romani Music, Appropriation & Representation Carol Silverman discussed the phenomenon of Balkan "Gypsy" music. In the last 20 years, the music has exploded in popularity, becoming a staple at world music festivals and dance clubs throughout the ...
- Contributor: Silverman, Carol
- Date: 2016-04-21
Film, VideoBARD Mobile iOS: How to Adjust Font & Contrast John Brown provides a tutorial on how to adjust the font and contrast settings in the BARD Mobile app for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.
- Contributor: Brown, John
- Date: 2013-09-01
Film, VideoPanorama of Riker's Island, N.Y. The film was photographed from a boat going around Riker's Island. Located on the East River north of Hell Gate between the Bronx and Queens, Riker's Island was the site of a ...
- Contributor: Porter, Edwin S. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1903
Film, VideoKing Albert of Belgium visits TR's grave, October, 1919 King Albert visits Theodore Roosevelt's grave in Youngs Memorial Cemetery, Oyster Bay, and is accompanied by his son Prince Leopold, Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., and several dignitaries. Identified in film are Brand Whitlock, ...
- Contributor: Albert I - Léopold III - Roosevelt, Theodore - Whitlock, Brand - Nye, Joseph M. - Fox Film Corporation - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1919
CollectionCultural Heritage Archives Symposium Session 5 The Cultural Heritage Archives symposium aims to energize the discussion of ethnographic archival thought and practice by presenting fresh and dynamic strategies for contemporary archival realities. This session covered sharing resources and ...
- Contributor: Various - Bell, Danna C. - Boyd, Douglas A. - Giarlo, Michael J. - Lloyd, Timothy Charles - Meyers, Melanie J. - O'neal, Jennifer R. - Reddy, Sita - Weiss, Steve - American Folklife Center - United States. Embassy (Kyrgyzstan) - American Folklore Society. Archives and Libraries Section - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2013-09-27
Film, VideoIrving Fine Centennial Performance: Fine & Copland Pianists Oliver Hagen and Daniel Pesca perform the world premiere of David Henning Plylar's transcription of Irving Fine's "Toccata Concertante" for two pianos. The Chiara String Quartet is joined by clarinetist Alan ...
- Date: 2014-12-06
Film, VideoSiddhartha Mukherjee: 2011 National Book Festival Medical author Siddhartha Mukherjee appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Mukherjee, Siddhartha
- Date: 2011-09-25
Film, VideoTR at Billings, Montana 
Theodore Roosevelt at Billings, Montana, 1918 In Billings, Montana, on October 5, 1918, to speak on behalf of the Liberty Loan and to denounce the Nonpartisan League of Farmers for its pacifist orientation, TR appears in a touring ...
- Contributor: Roosevelt, Theodore - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1918
Film, VideoD.C. Councilman David Catania Keynotes Library LGBT Month The Library of Congress celebrated the contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Americans with a keynote address by Washington D.C. Councilman (At-Large) David Catania and the launch of a new ...
- Contributor: Catania, David
- Date: 2010-06-09
Film, VideoPreconcert Talk: George & Gregory Walker Pulitzer Prize-winning composer George Walker discusses his music with his son, violinist Gregory Walker, and Nicholas A. Brown of the Music Division. Gregory Walker performs the the world concert premiere of George's ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2013-04-20
Film, VideoBreaking the Silence: Our Military Stories A panel discussion focused on topics surrounding LGBT equality in the U.S. military. Speakers included Kristin Beck, Tammy Smith, Eric Perez and Joanna Eyles.
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2014-06-02
CollectionSonny Burgess and the Pacers Sonny Burgess and the Pacers perform rockabilly music from Arkansas, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
- Contributor: Burgess, Sonny - Pacers (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: 2006-10-18
Film, VideoNGOs & Importing Democracy Author Julie Fisher discusses her book, "Importing Democracy: The Role of NGOs in South Africa, Tajikistan, and Argentina."
- Contributor: Fisher, Julie
- Date: 2013-02-21
Film, VideoJon Klassen: 2013 National Book Festival Jon Klassen appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Klassen, Jon
- Date: 2013-09-21
Film, VideoDead Center: The Collapse of Bipartisanship and Its Implications for U.S. Foreign Policy Americans are living in an era marked by political partisanship and polarization. What happened to the bipartisanship of previous decades, and how does this political climate affect U.S. engagement in global affairs? ...
- Contributor: Kupchan, Charles
- Date: 2007-09-20
Film, VideoSt. Lawrence String Quartet with Hsin-Yun Huang The St. Lawrence String Quartet is joined by violist Hsin-Yun Huang for the Library's annual Stradivari Anniversary Concert. The program includes Erwin Schulhoff's "Five Pieces for String Quartet," Mozart's String Quintet in ...
- Date: 2014-12-18
Film, VideoJ. Edgar Hoover & the Library of Congress "Young J. Edgar: Hoover, the Red Scare and the Assault on Civil Liberties" brings to life the nationwide Palmer raids of 1919-20 and the coming of age of the seminal FBI director, ...
- Contributor: Ackerman, Kenneth
- Date: 2012-01-18
Film, VideoReligious songs and hymn singing traditions in the United States motion picture | videorecording; 10 min. | 16:9 Motion Picture (Form).
- Contributor: Kruesi, Margaret
Film, VideoAl Roker: 2015 National Book Festival Al Roker discusses "The Storm of the Century: Tragedy, Heroism, Survival, and the Epic True Story of America's Deadliest Natural Disaster: The Great Gulf Hurricane of 1900" at the 2015 Library of ...
- Contributor: Roker , Al
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoStockhausen's "Mantra" Musicologist Paul Miller discusses Karlheinz Stockhausen's landmark work "Mantra", in conjunction with a performance given at the Library of Congress by Katherine Chi and Aleksandar Madzar.
- Contributor: Miller, Paul
- Date: 2015-04-24
Film, Video[ Yo cuando era niño - mi padre querido ...] [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from AFC 1939/001 2611a1 (Content). Illustrations: Mexican migrant drinking cold drink at filling station where truck has stopped en route ...
- Contributor: Suarez, José - Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
- Date: 1939
Film, VideoSecrets of Althorp: the Spencers / This film focuses on Althorp, the ancestral home of the Spencer family since the 16th century. The interior of the house is generally considered its strongest asset as the Spencer family has ...
- Contributor: Uscinska, Kasia - West, Samuel - Pioneer Productions - Pbs Distribution (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2013
Film, Video[ Excerpt from "The Danny Kaye Show," November 20, 1963] videorecording | The closing monologue by Danny Kaye to the audience. (General). 4:3 Videorecording (Form).
Film, VideoWhen Insider Trading Was Legal The United States has stricter laws than any nation against insider trading in financial markets, but the earliest of these laws date only from 1909. Prior, stock and commodities exchanges governed themselves ...
- Contributor: Geiger, Mark
- Date: 2012-04-19
Film, VideoNina Khrushcheva: 2014 National Book Festival Nina Khrushcheva appears at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Khrushcheva, Nina
- Date: 2014-08-30
Film, VideoLoren Long: 2011 National Book Festival Illustrator Loren Long appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Long, Loren
- Date: 2011-09-24