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Film, VideoTeacher Resource: What is a Reference Librarian? Have you ever wondered what a reference librarian does at the Library of Congress? A conversation between 2015-16 Teachers in Residence Trey Smith and Tom Bober and three reference specialists.
- Date: 2016-05-01
Film, VideoProstate Cancer Update Elizabeth Platz discusses the current state of research and treatment of prostate cancer as part of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
- Contributor: Platz, Elizabeth
- Date: 2015-09-29
Film, Video25th Infantry
Twenty-fifth Infantry | Twenty-fifth Inf. returning from Mt. Ariat | 25th Infantry returning from Mt. Arayat | Back from battle | Back from the battle | 25th Infantry returning from Mt. Ariat, 1898 From the Biograph picture catalogue: Gen. Frederick D. Grant and Gen. A.S. Burt [commander of the 25th Infantry Regiment] returning from Mt. Ariat [sic], at the head of the famous 25th Infantry, ...
- Contributor: Ackerman, Raymond - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1900
Film, VideoJoseph Ellis: 2015 National Book Festival Joseph Ellis discusses "American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson" as part of a special celebration of Jefferson's Library at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Ellis, Joseph
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoWhen 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 ...
- Contributor: Manning, Molly Guptill
- Date: 2015-09-25
Film, VideoInterview with Christina Rico, Naples, Italy, November 15, 2001
- Contributor: George, Scott Edward - Rico, Christina
- Date: 2001-11-15
Film, VideoKwame Alexander: 2015 National Book Festival Kwame Alexander discusses "The Crossover" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Alexander, Kwame
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoDPLAfest 2016: Technology Trends in Libraries A conversational discussion with technologists from both inside and outside of the library industry. Panelists discuss all aspects of technology, including hardware and software, that are likely to impact libraries and similar ...
- Date: 2016-04-14
Film, VideoTapping a furnace, Westinghouse works
Westinghouse works. | Westinghouse works--Paper Print Collection. Compilation reel 1 A large bucket is lowered into a pit by male workers using machinery. Molten material from a furnace is poured into the bucket using a slide. The bucket, which has flames coming ...
- Contributor: Bitzer, G. W. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1904
Film, VideoRelationship of Section 1201 to Copyright Infringement, Consumer Issues & Competition The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), codified in part in 17 U.S.C. §1201, makes it illegal to circumvent technological measures used to prevent unauthorized access to copyrighted works, including copyrighted books, movies, ...
- Date: 2016-05-19
Film, VideoAnne Pearl Avery oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Selma, Alabama, 2011-05-31. Anne Pearl Avery remembers her childhood in Birmingham, Alabama, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and joining the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) at age sixteen. She recalls attending a SNCC meeting in Atlanta and ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Avery, Anne Pearl
- Date: 2011-05-31
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Film, VideoPrimo Levi Panel: 2016 National Book Festival Primo Levi, the preeminent writer on the Holocaust who died in 1987, is celebrated in a panel discussion featuring Ann Goldstein, translator of Primo Levi's work and editor of "The Complete Works ...
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoWomen of the ghetto bathing
Ladies day at public baths | Ladies day at the public baths The subject is a group of women bathing in a public swimming pool. The camera was placed on the edge of the pool and the full extent of the film shows the ...
- Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Marvin, Arthur W. - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1902
Film, VideoCaicedo (with pole)
Caicedo | Caicedo. From Raff & Gammon price list: The "King of the Wire" in his marvelous slack wire performance. $10.00.
- Contributor: Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie) - Heise, William - Caicedo, Juan A. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1894
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, VideoCharles E. Hughes speaking during campaign, Duquesne, Pa., 1916 Presidential candidate Charles Evans Hughes campaigns in Pittsburgh vicinity on Sept. 27, 1916. Hughes was on a strenuous tour in an attempt to knit together various Republican factions. In Pittsburgh area he ...
- Contributor: Hughes, Charles Evans - Coleman, William H. - Universal Film Manufacturing Company - Community Motion Picture Service, Inc - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1916
Film, VideoSioux ghost dance
Ghost dance From Raff & Gammon price list: A very interesting subject, full of action and true to life. From Edison films catalog: One of the most peculiar customs of the Sioux Tribe is ...
- Contributor: Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie) - Heise, William - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1894
Film, VideoWheeler Parker oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Chicago, Illinois, 2011-05-23. Wheeler Parker, Jr., discusses his visit to Mississippi with his cousin, Emmett Till. He recalls the incident at Bryant's store and the night that Till was kidnapped, and Till's funeral in Chicago. ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Parker, Wheeler
- Date: 2011-05-23
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Film, VideoJohn Riordan: 2015 National Book Festival John Riordan discusses "They Are All My Family: A Daring Rescue in the Chaos of Saigon's Fall" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Riordan, John
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, Video[Theater commercial--electric refrigerators]. Buy an electric refrigerator
Buy an electric refrigerator. Largely graphic commercial for electric refrigerators in general and a refrigerator show, presumably in Pittsburgh, in particular.
- Contributor: Afi/Kalinowski (Eugene) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1926
Film, VideoHow Community Gardens Can Save America Author and urban farmer LaManda Joy wants to inspire everyone she meets to grow their own food. Her rallying cry "We can grow it!" recognizes the influence of the past while invigorating ...
- Contributor: Joy, Lamanda
- Date: 2015-05-19
Film, VideoTeacher Resource: Working with Maps This short piece discusses how to search, view and save thousands of online maps from The Library of Congress.
- Contributor: Narrator
- Date: 2015-05-23
Film, VideoBuffalo dance Copyright: no reg. Performers: Last Horse, Parts His Hair, Hair Coat. Camera, William Heise. Duration: 0:15 at 20 fps. According to Edison film historian C. Musser, this film and others shot on ...
- Contributor: Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie) - Heise, William - Last Horse - Parts His Hair - Hair Coat - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress) - Pine - Strong Talker
- Date: 1894
Film, VideoMidway of Charleston exposition The film, photographed from a single-camera position, shows people walking on the midway at the Charleston Exposition. Very few objects are discernible because of the distance.
- Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1902
Film, VideoIn Celebration of El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros Meg Medina presents her book "Tia Isa Wants a Car" (in Spanish and English) to elementary children from Washington, D.C. bi-lingual and Spanish immersion schools at the Young Readers Center for El ...
- Contributor: Medina, Meg
- Date: 2014-04-30
Film, Video[Story of Christ]
Special effects reel. | Histoire de Christ Story of the life of Christ. Includes, among other scenes, the Nativity; Jesus driving the money changers out of the temple; Jesus walking upon the waters; Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead; ...
- Contributor: Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1905
Film, VideoBallet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring The ballet classic "Appalachian Spring," created by Martha Graham with music by Aaron Copland, is the subject of a new book for young people, called "Ballet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring." This ...
- Date: 2011-10-04
Film, VideoAuthors, Attribution & Integrity 4: The Importance of Moral Rights to Authors This panel offered perspectives on why authors value moral rights, which moral rights authors find most valuable and how they protect these rights. The discussion included authors' perspectives on whether moral rights ...
- Date: 2016-04-18
Film, VideoFrom Inspiration to Illumination: The Saint John's Bible Tim Ternes discussed the processes, tools, methods and materials behind the making of the Saint John's Bible.
- Contributor: Ternes, Tim
- Date: 2016-02-04
Film, VideoIrving Fine Romanza for Wind Quintet "The President's Own" U.S. Marine Band Woodwind Quintet performs the Romanza for Wind Quartet by Irving Fine as part of the Library's celebration of the composer's centenary.
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2014-12-02
Film, VideoThe Library of Congress Is Your Library An overview of the history of the Library of Congress.
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2015
Film, VideoOscar Straus Close shot of Oscar S. Straus, author, United States ambassador, member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague for six three-year terms beginning in 1902, and Secretary of Commerce and ...
- Contributor: Straus, Oscar S. (Oscar Solomon) - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 191?
Film, VideoSan Francisco Chinese funeral This film shows most of the ceremonial portion of the funeral procession of Tom Kim Yung (1858-1903), military attache to the Chinese Legation to the United States. The funeral procession took place ...
- Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Kleine (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1903
Film, VideoCarla Hayden Sworn In as 14th Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden is sworn in as 14th Librarian of Congress by Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts in the Great Hall of the Library's Thomas Jefferson Building.
- Date: 2016-09-14
Film, VideoThe carrot caterpillar
Chenille de la carotte The carrot caterpillar hides among and feeds on the leafy foliage in carrot fields. A man demonstrates how difficult it is to detect and remove them from the carrot plants. They propel ...
- Contributor: Pathé Frères (France) - Pathé Frères (U.S.) - Afi/Nichol (Donald) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1911
Film, VideoThe Golden Treasures of King Tut Nevine H. Tolba discussed the Egyptian museum and the archaeological findings from the tomb of King Tutankhamun in Egypt.
- Contributor: Tolba, Nevine H.
- Date: 2014-01-15
Film, VideoSunset Limited, Southern Pacific Ry.
Sunset Limited, Southern Pacific Railway | Sunset Limited, Southern Pacific R.R. | Sunset Ltd., Southern Pacific Railway "Taken at Fingal, Cal., where the world-renowned "Sunset Limited" trains pass each other. One runs on a side track, and the other dashes by at a high rate of speed. Switch is ...
- Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Blechynden, Frederick - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1898
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, VideoRichard Goode & Friends Pianist Richard Goode convened three talented colleagues for performances of chamber works from the heart of the Romantic repertoire. He also played Robert Schumann's brilliant, seldom-heard "Humoreske" for solo piano.
- Contributor: Goode, Richard
- Date: 2015-02-18
Film, VideoRodgers & Hammerstein: Introduction & Oklahoma! Michael Feinstein explores the music of Rodgers & Hammerstein in this first of a series of videos. The first episode introduces Rodgers & Hammerstein as two leading figures in American musical theater ...
- Contributor: Feinstein, Michael
- Date: 2014-02-03