Film, VideoRosa Parks: Beyond the Bus Webcast Three associates of Rosa Parks give first-hand accounts of Mrs. Parks' life and legacy after her historical arrest.
- Contributor: Steele, Elaine - McCall Haygan, Ella - Peek, Anita
- Date: 2015-01-15
Film, VideoLinda Ronstadt: 2013 National Book Festival Webcast Linda Ronstadt appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Ronstadt, Linda
- Date: 2013-09-21
Film, VideoRosa Parks Collection: Telling Her Story at the Library of Congress Webcast Highlights of the collection of Rosa Parks, a seminal figure of the Civil Rights Movement, on loan to the Library from the Howard G. Buffett Foundation for 10 years. The collection is now available online. Howard Buffett decided to purchase this s ...
- Contributor: Narrator
- Date: 2016-02-04
Film, VideoRetreat from Armageddon? Khrushchev, Kennedy, Johnson and the Elusive Quest for Peace Webcast Melvyn P. Leffler, Henry Alfred Kissinger Scholar in Foreign Policy and International Relations in the John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress, presented a lecture titled "Retreat from Armageddon? Khrushchev, Kennedy, Johnson and the Elusive ...
- Contributor: Leffler, Melvyn
- Date: 2005-11-10
Film, VideoThe Impact of the Cold War on US-Cuban Economic Relations, 1946-1952 Webcast Historiography on U.S.-Cuban relations has tended to cast an aura of inevitability on Fidel Castro-s Revolution--as well as on Cuba's clash with the United States after 1959. Indeed, much of the historiography suggests that it was Washington's hegem ...
- Contributor: Pettina, Vanni
- Date: 2012-05-17
Film, VideoCreating a Dynamic, Knowledge-based Democracy (afternoon session) Webcast Afternoon session of a conference celebrating the enduring legacies of three key events that shaped America's knowledge-based democracy: passage of the Morrill Act, the founding of the National Academy of Sciences, and the founding of the Carnegie l ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2012-06-25
Film, VideoA Day Like No Other: Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington Webcast U.S. Rep. John Lewis, who was a young civil-rights leader in 1963, opened the photo exhibition "A Day Like No Other: Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington" at the Library of Congress.
- Contributor: Lewis, John
- Date: 2013-08-28
Film, VideoOn Dupont Circle: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and the Progressives Who Shaped Our World Webcast James Srodes discussed and signed his book, "On Dupont Circle: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and the Progressives Who Shaped Our World."
- Contributor: Srodes, James
- Date: 2013-03-27
Film, VideoHow to Find Stuff at the Largest Library in the World Webcast Finding just what you want at a large library can be daunting. Imagine how overwhelming that might be at the largest library in the world. It doesn't have to be. This tutorial video from the Library of Congress shows you how easy finding what you w ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2013-06-13
BlogHow Do You Say "Book" in…? It's almost time for the National Book Festival! To celebrate I have asked a dozen co-workers How Do You Say "Book" in...? a dozen different ways.
- Contributor: Weber, Andrew
- Date: 2016-09-23