Film, VideoBirmingham Contemporary Music Group Discussion Stephen and Jackie Newbould of Birmingham Contemporary Music Group join the Library's Nicholas Brown to discuss the work of the ensemble, Oliver Knussen and their unique Sound Investment commissioning scheme.
- Date: 2014-04-08
Film, VideoBob Milne at the Library of Congress an oral history with David Sager videorecording | 1 digital video file (1 hr., 9 min., 15 sec.) : sd., col. | Interviewer: David Sager; piano: Bob Milne. (Cast). Courtesy of Bob Milne. (Permission). Bob Milne, ragtime pianist, ...
- Contributor: Library of Congress - Milne, Bob, Pianist - Sager, David - Coolidge Auditorium (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2004
Film, VideoMr. Nobody Holme--he buys a jitney
He buys a jitney | Mr. Nobody Holme in He buys a jitney | Mr. Nobody Holme buys a jitney | Mister Nobody Holme, he buys a jitney An animated cartoon about Mr. Nobody Holme, who warms up his sluggish automobile with the assistance of a stick of dynamite.
- Contributor: Searl, Leon A. - Powers, Tom E. - International Film Service - Ernst (Louise) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1916
Film, VideoAbdullah Ibrahim & Larry Appelbaum in Conversation Abdullah Ibrahim talks with Larry Appelbaum about jazz as part of the Library of Congress Jazz Scholars program.
- Date: 2016-04-19
Film, VideoDPLAfest 2016: Library E-book Platforms: An Update Library e-book stakeholders addressed the challenges e-books present to libraries. What does the library e-book ecosystem look like one year later? What progress have we made, and where can we continue to ...
- Date: 2016-04-14
Film, VideoTranscript of "Learning from the FSA Collection" by Carl Fleischhauer: Documenting America, 1935-1943: The Farm Security ... Transcript of "Learning from the FSA Collection" by Carl Fleischhauer: Documenting America, 1935-1943: The Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Photo Collection (Library of Congress Journeys and Crossings)
- Contributor: Fleischhauer, Carl
Film, VideoInterview with Jason Robert Brown & Shoshana Bean Broadway composer Jason Robert Brown and vocalist Shoshana Bean discuss their collaboration and Brown's music, in conjunction with a performance at the Library of Congress.
- Date: 2016-12-09
Film, VideoCoaches arriving at Mammoth Hot Springs
Arrival of Yellowstone Park coaching party From Edison films catalog: The scene is the broad piazza of the Mammoth Hot Springs Hotel, and shows the arrival of tourists. Up dashes a spanking team of six, seemingly as fresh ...
- Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Blechynden, Frederick - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1899
Film, VideoCrissie Sheridan
Serpentine dance in national colors A woman in a white gown performs a skirt dance, using her arms to produce circles and other patterns within the folds of her costume. Her legs and feet appear to be ...
- Contributor: Sheridan, Crissie - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Heise, William
- Date: 1897
Film, VideoThe Fantastic Voyage of MMS: Understanding Magnetic Storms Throughout the Universe John Dorelli spoke about mission of NASA's Magnetospheric Multiscale, to learn about a mysterious process that drives giant explosions in space via magnetic reconnection.
- Contributor: Dorelli, John
- Date: 2015-06-11
Film, VideoRendering Epic: Translator as Reciter Ahmad Sadri discussed his translation of the Persian classic, "The Shahnameh."
- Contributor: Sadri, Ahmad
- Date: 2015-10-30
Film, VideoFrom Gospel to Law: The Lutheran Reformation & its Impact on Law, Politics & Society Legal scholar John Witte Jr. discussed how the Protestant Reformation transformed not only theology and the church but also law and the state. Drawing on new biblical and classical learning, Protestant theologians ...
- Contributor: Witte Jr., John
- Date: 2015-11-05
Film, VideoElizabeth Sprague Coolidge Uncut: Conversation with Coolidge Exhibit Curators & Filmmaker Marjorie Short Marjorie Short joins exhibit curators Robin Rausch and Caitlin Miller to discuss the challenges of telling a life story in the briefest way possible, from an eight-minute film to a 50-item exhibit. ...
- Date: 2015-10-31
Film, VideoRagheb Moftah's 100th birthday party videorecording | 1 video disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. | December 21, 1998 (Date). Duration - 2:00:47 (General). Courtesy of Welcome Video Film, Cairo, Egypt. (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form).
- Contributor: Welcome Video Film
- Date: 1999
Film, VideoLoving vs. Virginia Patricia Hruby Powell and Shadra Strickland discussed their book for young people, "Loving vs. Virginia" about a famous legal case that cleared the way for interracial marriage in the United States. The ...
- Date: 2017-05-03
Film, VideoWomen's History Month: Former Congresswoman Patricia Schroeder Deputy Librarian of Congress Robert Dizard Jr. interviews former U.S. Rep. Patricia Schroeder about her career as the first woman elected to Congress from Colorado, as former president and CEO of the ...
- Date: 2014-06-04
Film, VideoThe Struggle for Fairness: National Origin Quotas and the Immigration Act of 1965 On the 50th anniversary of Immigration Amendments Act of 1965, Ruth Wasem discusses the history of the legislative drive to end race- and nationality-based immigration, from World War II to the passage ...
- Date: 2015-10-08
Film, VideoU.S. troops landing at Daiquirí, Cuba
United States troops landing at Daiquirí, Cuba | U.S. troops landing at Baiquiri, Cuba "These are the first U.S. troops to land on Cuban soil, June 22, 1898. The picture shows a long perspective view of the pier at Baiquiri [sic], the point chosen so strategically ...
- Contributor: Paley, William Daly - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1898
Film, VideoKay Tillow oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Louisville, Kentucky, 2013-08-14.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - Tillow, Kay
- Date: 2013-08-14
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Film, VideoD'Army Bailey oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Memphis, Tennessee, 2013-08-13. D'Army Bailey describes growing up in Memphis, Tennessee, the influence of the Crump political machine in city politics, and his involvement with the Memphis NAACP at an early age. He talks about ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - Bailey, D'army
- Date: 2013-08-13
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Film, VideoElizabethan Poetry and Music James Wintle discusses Elizabethan poetry and music in the collections of the Library's Music Division. This pre-concert lecture was presented in conjunction with a concert featuring mezzo-soprano Anne Sofie von Otter, lutenist ...
- Contributor: Wintle, James
- Date: 2015-11-17
Film, VideoLiterary Birthday Celebration: Flannery O'Connor Novelists Bonnie Jo Campbell and Emily Mitchell celebrate the birthday of American writer Flannery O'Connor by reading selections from her work and discussing her influence on their own writing.
- Date: 2016-03-25
Film, VideoDance Battle with Urban Artistry Urban Artistry performers shared the rich traditions of their cultural communities in a series of dance battles, set to the beats of DJ Baronhawk Poitier. Urban Artistry founder and director Junious Brickhouse ...
- Date: 2017-02-22
Film, VideoDramatists Guild of America 100th Birthday The U.S. Copyright Office conducted a program with members of the Dramatists Guild of America on the occasion of its 100th birthday. The program included the Guild's president, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell, ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2014-01-29
Photo, Print, Drawing[Men and women in formal dress] 1 photograph : hand-colored transparency on glass ; plate 8 x 10 cm (lantern slide format)
- Date: 1925
Film, VideoHarlem's Rattlers & the Great War Jeffrey T. Sammons and John H. Morrow discussed their book "Harlem Rattlers and the Great War: The Undaunted 369th Regiment and the African-American Quest for Equality".
- Date: 2014-11-03
Film, VideoHadj Cheriff
Hadji Cheriff | Arab knife juggler | Sheikh Hadji Taha Copyright: no reg. Performer: Hadji L. Cheriff. Camera, William Heise. Duration: 0:19 at 30 fps. MAVIS 179351. Filmed October 6, 1894, in Edison's Black Maria studio. Available also through the Library of ...
- Contributor: Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie) - Cheriff, Hadji - Heise, William - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1894
Film, VideoVox Luminis Belgian ensemble Vox Luminis performs Monteverdi ("Vorrei Baciarto, o Fili," "Alcun non mi consigli," "Lamento della ninfa"), Della Ciaia's "Lamentatio Virginis in Depositione Filii de Cruce" and D. Scarlatti's "Stabat Mater."
- Contributor: Vox Luminis
- Date: 2014-10-29
Film, VideoTeacher Resource: Inquiry - Wonder Students will develop focus questions to guide their investigations while wondering during the inquiry process. Jacqueline Brathwait guides students in a discussion on what they already know about the Draft Riots and ...
- Contributor: Narrator
- Date: 2015-11-19
Film, VideoGeraldine Brooks: 2016 National Book Festival Geraldine Brooks discusses her career and "The Secret Chord" at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Brooks, Geraldine
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoRep. Candice Miller & Rep. Janice Hahn US Representative Candice Miller (R-Mich.) and US Representative Janice Hahn (D-Calif.) participate in a moderated discussion.
- Date: 2016-03-02
Film, VideoThe Hebrew Superhero Filmmaker Asaf Galay discussed his film, "The Hebrew Superhero," which traces the evolution of Israeli comics from the cultural fringe to a mainstream reflection of Israeli society.
- Contributor: Galay, Asaf
- Date: 2016-03-03
Film, VideoSt. Teresa and Her Ascent to Sainthood Father Lush Gjergji of Kosova spoke about the life and works of Mother Teresa as well as her Albanian origins.
- Contributor: Gjergji, Father Lush
- Date: 2016-10-14
Film, VideoMildred Pitts Walter oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in San Mateo, California, 2013-03-01.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - Walter, Mildred Pitts
- Date: 2013-03-01
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Film, VideoWar correspondents From Edison films "war extra" catalog: Shows a phase of the war excitement as it affects newpaper men at Key West, Florida. About a dozen war correspondents of the different New York ...
- Contributor: Paley, William Daly - Decker, Karl C. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1898
Film, VideoEthel Payne, First Lady of the Black Press James McGrath Morris discussed his new book "Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press." Payne was a journalist as a reporter for the Chicago Defender. In ...
- Contributor: Morris , James McGrath
- Date: 2015-07-21
Film, VideoLiterary Birthday Celebration: Wallace Stevens Poets Jennifer Michael Hecht and Peter Streckfus celebrate the birthday of poet Wallace Stevens by reading selections from his work and discussing his influence on their own writing.
- Date: 2014-10-02
Film, VideoAubrey & Don Wood: 2015 National Book Festival Audrey Wood and Don Wood discuss "The Napping House" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, Video[People in boat with flags and banners] Title devised by Library staff. On slide (printed): "Edward Van Altena" and "71-79 West 45th Street, New York, N.Y.C." Forms part of: Visual materials from the Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. papers (Library of ...
- Date: 1925
Film, VideoSoldiers washing dishes Some men in military uniform, others in civilian clothes, bringing cups and cutlery to wash, tents and building in background. Actual washing not shown.
- Contributor: Paley, William Daly - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1898