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    The Paquito D'Rivera Ensemble
    Library of Congress Music Division concert, 2002-05-31
    Webcast of a concert performed in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, May 31, 2002. videorecording | 2 digital video files (2 hr., 45 sec.) : sd., col. | Title from cover of printed program. On cover: The McKim Fund, The Carolyn Royall Just Fund, in the Library of Congress. All works composed by Paquito D'Rivera; lyrics for Panamericana suite and Song for peace ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Paquito D'rivera Ensemble - D'rivera, Paquito - Urcola, Diego - Yavnai, Alon - Stagñaro, Oscar - Walker, Mark - Carter, Regina - Piccinini, Marina - Feliciano, Brenda ... Library of Congress - Paquito D'rivera Ensemble - D'rivera, Paquito - Urcola, Diego - Yavnai, Alon - Stagñaro, Oscar - Walker, Mark - Carter, Regina - Piccinini, Marina - Feliciano, Brenda - Colina, Annie - McKim Fund - The Carolyn Royall Just Fund - Music Division - Recording Laboratory - Coolidge Auditorium (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2002
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    Finding the Antipodes (Day 1 Morning) Scholars gather at this 2-day symposium to discuss the history and cartography of the Arctic and the Antarctic, including the modern mapping of the poles that highlights dramatic changes during the last five decades. (Day 1, morning)
    • Date: 2015-05-14
  • Blog
    Here's to a Couple of Ruff Characters Here’s to a Couple of Ruff Characters. A blog post at "Library of Congress Blog" on 2016-04-22.
    • Contributor: Gavin, Jennifer
    • Date: 2016-04-22
  • Film, Video
    President Warren Harding's Love Letters A collection of approximately 1,000 pages of love letters between 29th U.S. President Warren G. Harding and his mistress, Carrie Fulton Phillips, is examined. Historian James D. Robenalt and archivist Karen Linn Femia shared their impressions about the Harding-Phillips correspondence and what they reveal about Harding's character and political views; his relationship with his wife; and implications for national security during World War I, ...
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2014-07-22
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Man sitting on ground near building] 1 photograph : hand-colored transparency on glass ; plate 8 x 10 cm (lantern slide format)
    • Date: 1925
  • Film, Video
    Hands Around the Library: Protecting Egypt's Treasured Books Author Karen Leggett Abouraya shares her book. "Hands Around the Library: Protecting Egypt's Treasured Books," with elementary students from the District of Columbia. The story takes place during the Arab Spring of 2011 where young people take the lead in helping to save the famous Bibliotheca Alexandrina in Alexandria, Egypt. Karen's presentation is in English, while her husband, Tharwat Abouraya, reads passages in his ...
    • Contributor: Leggett Abouraya, Karen
    • Date: 2014-04-09
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Man lying underneath cart] 1 photograph : hand-colored transparency on glass ; plate 8 x 10 cm (lantern slide format)
    • Date: 1925
  • Film, Video
    The dodger motion picture | videorecording ; 8 min. | Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Shirley, Wayne D. - Copland, Aaron
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    America is in the Heart for the 21st Century, Part 2 The Asian Division of the Library of Congress held a daylong symposium on author Carlos Bulosan, titled "America Is in the Heart for the 21st Century." Bulosan depicted the early Filipino migrant experience in the United States and is best known for his book "America Is in the Heart." The Library, in conjunction with the Asian Division Friends Society (ADFS), coordinated the program as ...
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2006-04-28
  • Film, Video
    [TR's inaugural ceremony, 1905]
    Theodore Roosevelt's inaugural ceremony, 1905 | TR's inaugural address, 1905 | Theodore Roosevelt's inaugural address, 1905
    On Mar. 4, 1905, TR is inaugurated in Washington, D.C. with much celebration and fanfare. TR rides in an open landau on Fifteenth St., NW, escorted by mounted Rough Riders; Secret Service men and detectives walk on either side of the carriage; TR tips his hat to the crowd. Sitting beside him is Sen. John C. Spooner of Wis., Chairman of the joint Congressional ...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Theodore - Spooner, John C. (John Coit) - Lodge, Henry Cabot - Dalzell, John - Fuller, Melville Weston - McKenney, James Hall - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1905
  • Film, Video
    Interview with the Ambassadors: Why Reading Makes a Difference Following the Jan. 5, 2010, ceremony announcing the appointment of Katherine Paterson as the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature for 2010-2011, Jon Scieszka, National Ambassador for 2008-2009, interviewed his successor. They discussed a wide range of issues, both serious and humorous, in a room in the Library's Thomas Jefferson Building.
    • Date: 2010-01-05
  • Film, Video
    Rachel Renee Russell: 2015 National Book Festival Rachel Renee Russell and daughters Erin and Nikki discuss "Dork Diaries No. 9: Tales from a Not-So-Dorky Drama Queen" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Russell, Rachel Renee
    • Date: 2015-09-05
  • Film, Video
    Elliott Carter interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on November 14, 1996. Elliott Carter speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 58 min. | Recorded on November 14, 1996. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by Amy Dunning. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of Carnegie Hall (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has been a ...
    • Contributor: Carter, Elliott - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
  • Film, Video
    The Blashfield Collar and Lantern Medallions Anne Samuel makes a presentation on the Blashfield Collar and Lantern Medallions in the Library's Jefferson Building as part of the Library's docent training program.
    • Contributor: Samuel, Anne
    • Date: 2006-11-02
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    Aubrey & 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
    "World War II: 365 Days" Described in a recent review as "one of the best single-volume histories of the war yet published," "World War II: 365 Days" is a unique compilation of riveting text and more than 600 color and black-and-white images (many of them rarely seen) from the Library of Congress's collections. The speakers discuss their work on the book.
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2009-05-27
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Mountain goats] 1 photograph : hand-colored transparency on glass ; plate 8 x 10 cm (lantern slide format)
    • Date: 1925
  • Film, Video
    Protecting National Security & Civil Liberties The second annual Daniel K. Inouye Distinguished Lecture at the Library of Congress featured former U.S. Secretary of Transportation Norman Y. Mineta and former U.S. Sen. Alan K. Simpson, who discussed how the United States balances national security with the protection of Americans' civil liberties. Former White House correspondent Ann Compton, who covered both leaders during their long years of public service, moderated.
    • Date: 2016-04-19
  • Film, Video
    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on Literacy Kareem Abdul-Jabbar addresses the importance of literacy at the 2016 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
    • Contributor: Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem
    • Date: 2016-09-24
  • Film, Video
    Salman Rushdie: 2008 National Book Festival Salman Rushdie appears at the National Book Festival.
    • Contributor: Rushdie, Salman
    • Date: 2008-09-27
  • Film, Video
    When Books Went to War: The Stories That Helped Us Win World War II Molly Guptill Manning discussed her book that tells the story of how, during World War II, publishers, book sellers and librarians mobilized to launch a program that distributed more than 122 million small, lightweight paperbacks to troops overseas.
    • Contributor: Manning, Molly Guptill
    • Date: 2015-09-25
  • Film, Video
    Celebrating The American Archive of Public Broadcasting Festivities celebrating an unprecedented and historic collection of American public radio and television content, dating back through the 1950s, that will be permanently preserved and made available to the public through a collaboration between the Library of Congress and WGBH Boston. Speakers included Patricia Harrison, Librarian of Congress James H. Billington, Patricia Cahill, Bruce Ramer, Jon Abbott and Hon. Edward Markey.
    • Contributor: Various Speakers
    • Date: 2014-02-10
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    Donald Hall: Book Fest 05 Author and poet Donald Hall at the 2005 National Book Festival
    • Contributor: Hall, Donald
    • Date: 2005-09-24
  • Film, Video
    Embarquement d'un cheval
    Loading a horse | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    A horse in a wooden crate is lifted off a dock in Marseille by a steam crane and placed into a waiting ship.
    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1896