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Film, VideoA Public Trust at Risk: Findings of the Heritage Health Index The Heritage Health Index, published in 2005, was the first survey to assess the condition of U.S. collections held by institutions, large and small, from internationally renowned art museums and research libraries to local historical societies and archives. Heritage Preservation, the country's leading conservation advocate, conducted the study in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services. To date, 25,000 copies of A ...
- Contributor: Laise, Kristen Overbeck
- Date: 2007-07-16
Film, VideoThe Poem Is You Poet and critic Stephen Burt gave a lecture titled "The Poem Is You."
- Contributor: Burt, Stephen
- Date: 2015-11-24
Film, VideoMark Kurlansky: 2009 National Book Festival New York Times best-selling author Mark Kurlansky appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Kurlansky, Mark
- Date: 2009-09-26
Film, VideoHarlyn Geronimo: 2015 National Book Festival Harlyn Geronimo discusses "In Geronimo's Footsteps: A Journey Beyond Legend" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Geronimo, Harlyn
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoAmerican Folklife Center/Folk Alliance Lomax Challenge: Dom Flemons Dom Flemons sings "Hey Hey Baby and "Pick a Bale of Cotton" as part of the Lomax Challenge.To mark the 100th birthday of influential folklorist and musician Alan Lomax (1915-2002), who collected songs from musicians like Muddy Waters, Lead Belly, Aunt Molly Jackson and Woody Guthrie, Folk Alliance International joined the American Folklife Center to create the Lomax Challenge. Folk Alliance members chose collected ...
- Contributor: Flemons, Dom
- Date: 2015-02-21
Film, VideoHouse Science & National Labs Caucus: Neil deGrasse Tyson Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson kicked off the House Science & National Labs Caucus with a lecture at the Library of Congress.
- Contributor: Tyson, Neil Degrasse
- Date: 2013-01-23
Film, VideoTheodore Roosevelt his life and times on film / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Derived from the Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection and the Paper Print Collection of the Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division at the Library of Congress, presents 104 films that document the events in Theodore Roosevelt's life from the Spanish-American War in 1898 to his death in 1919. Features selected bibliography, timeline, film chronology, and four sound recordings of Roosevelt stating his progressive political ...
- Date: 1999
Film, VideoConversations with African Poets & Writers: Tope Folarin Tope Folarin read selections from his short story "Miracle" and was interviewed by the Library's Angel Batiste on the body of his work and on African contemporary literature.
- Contributor: Folarin, Tope
- Date: 2014-03-20
Film, VideoThe Founding Fathers Unite
- Contributor: Dimunation, Mark
Film, VideoAnna Dewdney: 2012 National Book Festival Anna Dewdney appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Dewdney, Anna
- Date: 2012-09-22
Film, VideoMary Pope Osborne: Book Fest 05 Author Mary Pope Osborne at the 2005 National Book Festival
- Contributor: Pope Osborne, Mary
- Date: 2005-09-26
Film, VideoThe New Iraq: Memory and National Identity Part 2 The symposium focused on the importance and the preservation of millions of documents from the Baathist archives of Iraq uncovered after the war in 2003. The keynote speaker was the Honorable `Ala' al-Tamimi, the Mayor of Baghdad. There was a slide presentation shown at the symposium which displayed photographs and art works made by Iraqis depicting the scourge of war. Kanan Makiya, the Iraqi ...
- Date: 2005-03-08
CollectionThe Not Too Bad Bluegrass Band The Not Too Bad Bluegrass Band performs at the Library of Congress.
- Contributor: Not Too Bad Bluegrass Band - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2010-10-13
CollectionThe Sherman Holmes Project with Brooks Long & Phil Wiggins In this concert, Sherman Holmes and Brooks Long are joined by the great blues harmonica player Phil Wiggins.
- Contributor: Wiggins, Phil - Holmes, Sherman - Long, Brooks - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2015-04-15
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
Film, VideoLarry King Magna Carta Public Service Announcement Television and radio host Larry King announces the upcoming Library of Congress exhibition "Magna Carta: Muse and Mentor."
- Contributor: King, Larry
- Date: 2014-07-11
Film, VideoJulianne Moore: 2011 National Book Festival (2) Actor and author Julianne Moore appears at the 2011 National Book Festival in the Family Storytelling pavilion.
- Contributor: Moore, Julianne
- Date: 2011-09-24
Film, VideoSamuel Berry McKinney oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Seattle, Washington, 2013-04-17.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - McKinney, Samuel Berry
- Date: 2013-04-17
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Film, VideoAmerican Heroines: The Spirited Women Who Shaped Our Country Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) discussed, "American Heroines: The Spirited Women Who Shaped Our Country." "American Heroines" is a blend of biography, history and personal memoir that profiles notable American women from the 19th century to the present. This compelling mix of social history and personal recollection presents female pioneers in fields as varied as government, business, education and health care, who overcame the ...
- Contributor: Hutchison, Kay Bailey
- Date: 2005-03-14
Film, VideoStuart Eizenstat: 2013 National Book Festival Stuart Eizenstat appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Eizenstat, Stuart
- Date: 2013-09-22
Film, VideoJim Lehrer: 2011 National Book Festival Television journalist Jim Lehrer appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Lehrer, Jim
- Date: 2011-09-24
Film, VideoRita Williams-Garcia: 2014 National Book Festival Rita Williams-Garcia appears at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Williams-Garcia, Rita
- Date: 2014-08-30
Film, VideoDaniel Yergin: 2012 National Book Festival Daniel Yergin appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Yergin, Daniel
- Date: 2012-09-23
Film, VideoMarcia Muller: Book Fest 05 Author Marcia Muller at the 2005 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Muller, Marcia
- Date: 2005-09-24
Film, VideoThe magician From Edison films catalog: The scene opens on a theatrical stage. The magician enters from the wings, and making a bow to the audience, removes his coat and hat, and they disappear mysteriously into the air. He then takes a white handkerchief from his pocket, holds it over his knees, and his long trousers disappear, and behold! he is clad in knickerbockers. He next ...
- Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1900