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    Built with faith : place making and the religious imagination in Italian New York, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Joseph Sciorra in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on September 23, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Sciorra describes how Italian Americans create and use vernacular architecture, material culture, and ceremonial display, such as yard shrines, sidewalk altars, Christmas displays, and other creative ...
    • Contributor: Sciorra, Joseph - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
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    Interview with Ambassador Shirley Elizabeth Barnes
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Barnes, Shirley Elizabeth
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Richard T. McCormack
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - McCormack, Richard T.
    • Date: 2002-01-02
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    Poem by Ethel Lebenkoff
    • Contributor: Lebenkoff, Ethel
    • Date: 2001-00-00
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    Interview with Nicholas A. Rey
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Rey, Nicholas A.
    • Date: 2002-09-05
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    Sounds of Korea concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert of Korean music and dance featuring 12 performers in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on July 23, 2014 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: Park, Sue Yeon - Ha, Ju-Yong - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2014
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    Interview with Ambassador William A. Rugh
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Rugh, William A.
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Interview with Lawrence Lesser
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lesser, Lawrence
    • Date: 2002-08-12
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    Interview with Ambassador Phyllis E. Oakley
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Oakley, Phyllis
    • Date: 2000-03-08
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    Major League Tassa concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Collection of digital video, sound recordings, and photographs documenting a concert by Major League Tassa on January 31, 2008 in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Major League Tassa, and accompanying dancers, from Queens, New York present rhythms used for processions, the Diwali holiday, and weddings, along with contemporary tunes performed ...
    • Contributor: Major League Tassa (Performing Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2008
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    Interview with Owen Cylke
    • Contributor: W. Haven North - Cylke, Owen
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Interview with Mel Chatman
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Chatman, Mel
    • Date: 2006-10-02
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    Interview with William Lenderking
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lenderking, William
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Harlan Cleveland
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Cleveland, Harlan
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Jewish folk song, Ben Stonehill, and the Hotel Marseilles : collecting cultural treasures in a post-WWII New York lobby Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available As a featured presenter in the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series on November 13, 2013, Miriam Isaacs describes the role of the Library of Congress in preserving a unique musical collection. During the summer of 1948, only three years after the end of World War II, Ben Stonehill, a man devoted to Jewish culture, recorded recently-arrived Jewish survivors of the war who were temporarily ...
    • Contributor: Isaacs, Miriam - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    'If it wasn't for the Irish and the Jews' : Irish and Jewish influences on the music of vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Video recording of a lecture delivered by Mick Moloney in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, on December 1, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. In vaudeville's heyday between 1880 and 1920, Irish and Jewish collaborations on stage were commonplace. They were attended by all sorts of interesting identity ambiguities, illustrated ...
    • Contributor: Moloney, Mick - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
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    Interview with David Michael Adamson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Adamson, David Michael
    • Date: 2002-06-05
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    Interview with Paul H. Tyson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Tyson, Paul H.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Gary S. Usrey
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Usrey, Gary S.
    • Date: 2002-03-21
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    The poetry of everyday life Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available In his talk in the Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture series "The Poetry of Everyday Life," Steve Zeitlin, Director, City Lore, New York City, presented approaches to folklore, creative writing, and an appreciation of everyday life and speech, followed by screening and discussion of two films he made with Academy Award winning filmmaker Paul Wagner, who helped lead the discussion following the films. The first ...
    • Contributor: Wagner, Paul - Zeitlin, Steven J. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2015
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    Interview with Ambassador Joan M. Plaisted
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Plaisted, Joan M.
    • Date: 2001-07-30
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    Merita Halili and Raif Hyseni Orchestra concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Collection of digital video, sound recordings, and photographs documenting a concert by Merita Halili and Raif Hyseni on June 19, 2008 in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The vocal repertoire for which Merita is best known is that of the towns of central Albania (Shqipëria e Mesme), particularly Tiranë, Elbasan, ...
    • Contributor: Halili, Merita - Hyseni, Raif - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2008
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    Interview with Myles Greene
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Greene, Myles
    • Date: 2002-02-22
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    Hear, O Israel : Yiddish-American broadcasting 1925-1965, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Henry Sapoznik in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on October 14, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Sapoznik discusses the wide range of Yiddish radio shows in the United States, particularly in New York city -- from rabbinical advice programs to live Yiddish ...
    • Contributor: Sapoznik, Henry - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
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    Poem by Ethel Lebenkoff
    • Contributor: Lebenkoff, Ethel
    • Date: 2001-00-00