Photo, Print, Drawing[Two women] 1 photograph : hand-colored transparency on glass ; plate 8 x 10 cm (lantern slide format)
- Date: 1925
Film, VideoHilo - Hawaiian march [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from Victor 17767-A as found on the Library of Congress Jukebox. (General). Photos taken from Library of Congress online sources ...
- Contributor: Irene West Royal Hawaiians
Film, VideoSoumya Chakraverty & Devapriya Nayak: Traditional Hindustani Music from Virginia This Homegrown concert with Soumya Chakraverty and Devapriya Nayak featured the usage of traditional Hindu string and percussion instruments. The sarod is a fretless stringed instrument with a skin head like a ...
- Date: 2016-05-06
Film, VideoThe Making of Soviet Central Asia, 1917-1932 Adeeb Khalid discusses the transformation of culture and identity in Central Asia during the early years of Soviet rule and how the transformations in culture came not from Moscow, but from the ...
- Contributor: Khalid, Adeeb
- Date: 2011-05-05
Film, VideoMary Pope Osborne
- Contributor: Osborne, Mary Pope
- Date: 2003-10-04
Film, Video[Buster and Tige put a balloon vendor out of business]
Buster Brown series: Buster and Tige put a balloon vendor out of business | Buster and Tige puts a baloon vender out of business | Buster and the balloon vender | Buster Brown series, scene V "Shows an Italian balloon vender near the "Flat-iron" Building, New York City. Mrs. Brown and Buster appear on the scene. Buster begins teasing his mamma to buy him a balloon, but she ...
- Contributor: Porter, Edwin S. - Outcault, Richard Felton - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1904
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, VideoLois McMaster Bujold Lois McMaster Bujold speaks at the 2004 National Book Festival
- Contributor: Bujold, Lois McMaster
- Date: 2004-10-09
Film, VideoCMA Songwriters Series 2013 Host Bob DiPiero returns in this annual event sponsored by the Country Music Association with three chart-topping colleagues: Ronnie Milsap, with 40 #1 hits over an impressive five-decade career taking in country, ...
- Date: 2013-03-20
Film, VideoShooting the chutes From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: A lively scene on the famous water chutes at Coney Island.
- Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Heise, William - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1896
Photo, Print, Drawing[Military personnel in front of building] 1 photograph : hand-colored transparency on glass ; plate 8 x 10 cm (lantern slide format)
- Date: 1925
Film, VideoWomen in Iran: Past, Present and Future Nafisi discusses the current state of women in the Islamic republic of Iran.
- Contributor: Nafisi, Azar
- Date: 2004-03-16
Film, Video[Unidentified Staples & Charles. San Francisco after the earthquake and fire of 1906]
San Francisco after the earthquake and fire of 1906 This film is made up of five panoramas, four wide and one close-up, of the ruins of downtown San Francisco shortly after the 1906 disaster, plus a panorama and scene in a ...
- Contributor: Afi/Staples (Robert) & Charles (Barbara) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1906
Film, VideoDaniel Schorr: 2008 National Book Festival News analyst Daniel Schorr appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Schorr, Daniel
- Date: 2008-09-27
Film, VideoSociety ballooning, Pittsfield, Mass. At the beginning of the film, a group of men can be seen gathered around a flat area near a large municipal gas tank. Most of the group are attending to the ...
- Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1906
Film, VideoU.S. battleship "Indiana"
United States battleship "Indiana" | U.S.S. "Indiana" coaling at sea | US battleship "Indiana" From Edison films "war extra" catalog: Taken at the Dry Tortugas, and shows the most powerful fighting machine in the world to-day as she lies at anchor taking on coal. The decks ...
- Contributor: Paley, William Daly - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1898
Film, VideoSteve Berry: 2011 National Book Festival Steve Berry appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Berry, Steve
- Date: 2011-09-24
Film, VideoWalking with the Last Men on the Moon NASA's Noah Petro discussed remote sensing data and lunar surface areas that merit future exploration.
- Contributor: Petro, Noah
- Date: 2016-12-06
Film, VideoDiana Gabaldon: 2010 National Book Festival "Outlander" series novelist Diana Gabaldon appears at the 2010 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Gabaldon, Diana
- Date: 2010-09-25
Film, VideoKwuon, Smirnoff, Robinson, Babayan Concert Violinist Joan Kwuon leads a quartet of distinguished world-class players from the faculty of the Cleveland Institute of Music. The program featured Mozart's Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478 and Brahms' ...
- Contributor: Kwuon, Joan
- Date: 2014-03-21
Film, VideoJews & Magic in Medici Florence With work published widely in the course of his 30 years of archival research in Florence, Edward Goldberg founded the Medici Archive Project to provide worldwide public access to the historical data ...
- Contributor: Goldberg, Edward
- Date: 2011-04-13
Film, VideoKilling Neighbors: Webs of Violence in Rwanda Author Lee Ann Fujii addresses some of the causes of the genocide that took place in Rwanda 15 years ago, killing nearly one million people in a span of 100 days. She ...
- Contributor: Fujii, Dr. Lee Ann
- Date: 2009-11-04
Film, Video2016 Library of Congress Literacy Awards The Library of Congress Literacy Awards honor organizations working to promote literacy and reading in the United States and worldwide. The awards recognize groups doing exemplary, innovative and replicable work, and they ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2016-10-27
Film, VideoBoat race
U. S. N. Dept., boat race--"Indiana" | Boat race "Indiana" Two standard U.S. Navy eight-oar pulling boats, each commanded by a coxswain at the steering position in the stern, are seen abeam of one another. At a signal, both pulling boats begin ...
- Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - McCutcheon, Wallace - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1904
Film, VideoPoet Timothy Donnelly Poet Timothy Donnelly lectures and reads from his works.
- Contributor: Donnelly, Timothy
- Date: 2014-11-11
Film, VideoAudrey Nell Hamilton and JoeAnn Anderson Ulmer oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Saint ... Audrey Hamilton and JoeAnn Ulmer recall growing up in St. Augustine, Florida, and participating in sit-ins led by Dr. Robert Hayling at Woolworth's drug store as teenagers. They recall serving a sentence ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Hamilton, Audrey Nell - Ulmer, Joeann Anderson
- Date: 2011-09-13
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Film, VideoMark Pett & Gary Rubinstein: 2011 National Book Festival Mark Pett & Gary Rubinstein perform at the 2011 National Book Festival.
- Date: 2011-09-25
Film, VideoRick Atkinson
- Contributor: Atkinson, Rick
- Date: 2003-10-04
Film, VideoThe Planet's Future: 2015 National Book Festival Eminent biologist Edward O. Wilson and global economist Jeffrey Sachs discuss human existence and its viability on this planet at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoKen Burns on Literacy Ken Burns addresses the importance of literacy at the 2016 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Burns, Ken
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoCarriers leaving building, U.S.P.O. [Version 1]
Carriers leaving building, United States Post Office. The opening scene shows the steps of a large public building. Above the steps is a door out of which, coming toward the camera position, are approximately a hundred and fifty mail ...
- Contributor: Weed, A. E. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1903
Film, VideoCanaries, Nightingales, Whistlers & Transcribers: Birdsong, Bird-Imitators & the Early 20th-Century Recording Industry Ian Nagoski drew examples of rare early recordings from his recent digital release "Ecstatic & Wingless: Bird-Imitation on Four Continents, ca. 1910-44" to explore this forgotten art form and illuminate the world ...
- Contributor: Nagoski, Ian
- Date: 2016-08-02
Film, VideoAlessandro Frassica & Victor Hazan: National Book Festival 2016 Alessandro Frassica presents "Veggie Pan'ino" and Victor Hazan presents "Ingredienti: Marcella's Guide to the Market" in a panel discussion on the Italian kitchen with Guy Lamolinara at the 2016 Library of Congress ...
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoBarrelhouse This clip was originally recorded on 16mm in 1941. The remaining sections of Dunham works on this film were captured between 1943 and 1944 and include Tropics (6 minutes), with Miss Dunham ...
Film, VideoWells Fargo 2015 National Book Festival Public Service Announcement Mike Golden invites all to the 2015 National Book Festival and gives an overview of Wells Fargo activities at the festival.
- Contributor: Golden, Mike
- Date: 2015-07-13
Film, VideoJazz Pianist Justin Kauflin in Concert Justin Kauflin performed a solo piano concert in the Coolidge Auditorium. Works performed include some jazz standards as well as several original compositions.
- Contributor: Kauflin, Justin
- Date: 2014-10-22
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, VideoThe Iraqi Monarchy: A British Experiment in National-Building The African and Middle Eastern Division of the Library of Congress is sponsoring a series of lectures on Iraq history and society. Juan Romero delivered the first of a two-part lecture based ...
- Contributor: Romero, Juan
- Date: 2009-02-17
Film, VideoExchange of mail at rural P.O., U.S.P.O. The opening scene shows a yard in front of what seems to be a two-story house. A small boy is standing in front of the house near a post box fastened to ...
- Contributor: Weed, A. E. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1903
Film, VideoDavid McCullough: 2011 National Book Festival Historian and author David McCullough appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: McCullough, David
- Date: 2011-09-25