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  • Collection

    Surviving Katrina and Rita in Houston,

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Carl Lindahl and Pat Jasper in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on August 13, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Surviving Katrina and Rita in Houston was the first large-scale project in which the survivors of a major disaster have taken the lead ...

    • Date: 2009
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Kathleen Clark

    • Contributor: Clark, Kathleen
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Catherine Fitzpatrick

    • Contributor: Fitzpatrick, Catherine
    • Date: 2001-00-00
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Judith A. Gray

    • Contributor: Gray, Judith A.
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • Collection

    Memorialization and justice as an ancestral imperative : two ...

    Ken Bilby, Smithsonian Research Associate, discussed the role of orally transmitted ancestral memory in ongoing struggles to overcome past injustices, which is proving critical in the struggle for human rights, civil rights, and justice. In this context, he reflected on two pathbreaking cases of recent public memorialization: the Moiwana Massacre, which took place in the Republic of Suriname, South America in 1986 and the ...

    • Contributor: Bilby, Kenneth M. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2015
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Susan Shwartz

    • Contributor: Shwartz, Susan
    • Date: 2002-00-00
  • Collection

    Documenting Katrina and Rita in Houston

    Surviving Katrina and Rita in Houston is the first large-scale project, anywhere, in which the survivors of a major disaster have taken the lead in documenting it. The project's goal is to voice, as intimately as possible, the experiences and reflections of those displaced to Houston by the two major hurricanes that pounded the Gulf Coast in August and September of 2005. The heart ...

    • Date: 2009-08-13
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Josepha Sherman

    • Contributor: Sherman, Josepha
    • Date: 2001-00-00
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by L. Gerald Hatfield, Jr.

    • Contributor: Hatfield, L. Gerald, Jr.
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Gage Averill

    • Contributor: Averill, Gage
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Owen Burdick

    • Contributor: Burdick, Owen
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Sully Sullivan

    • Contributor: Sullivan, Sully
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Niloofar Mina

    • Contributor: Mina, Niloofar
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Terry Benczik

    • Contributor: Benczik, Terry
    • Date: 2001-00-00
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Henrietta McKee Carter

    • Contributor: McKee Carter, Henrietta
    • Date: 2001-10-00
  • Collection

    September 11, 2001 documentary project collection,

    The collection documents reactions of ordinary citizens in the immediate aftermath of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States in sound and video recordings of interviews and personal narratives; as well as photographs, children's drawings, two scrapbooks, letters and e-mail, poems, ephemera, a sermon, and a few artifacts, including three United States flags. Photographs document spontaneous shrines near the Pentagon, in ...

    • Date: 2001
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    September 11, 2001 documentary project collection, 2001-2002

    Documentation of the reactions of individuals and communities across the United States and elsewhere (Naples, Italy) to the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City; the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia; and the crash of the hijacked plane in Shanksville, Pennsylvania; in audio, video, and photographs from 2001-2002.

    • Date: 2001
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Narrative by Debbie Spinner

    • Contributor: Spinner, Debbie
    • Date: 2001-00-00
  • Collection

    StoryCorps collection,

    Collection of sound recordings of more than 56,000 interviews recorded in StoryBooths in New York City and in mobile sound booths at various locations around the United States from 2003-2015. Each interview is approximately 40 minutes long and conducted with the help of a trained facilitator. Most interviews are conducted by family members and friends of the interviewees. Many interviews are accompanied by color ...

    • Contributor: Storycorps (project) - Sound Portraits Productions - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - American Folklife Center - National Public Radio (u.s.)
    • Date: 2003
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Papers of Union staff officers, 1861-1865

    Reproduces letters, orders, telegrams and other papers which chronicle military campaigns, tactics and maneuvers, treatment of prisoners of war, and internal workings of the Union military organization from the viewpoint of Union staff officers.

    • Contributor: United States. Army - Lester, Robert - Beckwith, Adam L. - Farmer, Faith - University Publications of America (firm)
    • Date: 2004
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Soviet conquest : Berlin 1945

    • Contributor: Le Tissier, Tony
    • Date: 2014