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  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Terry Benczik
    • Contributor: Benczik, Terry
    • Date: 2001-00-00
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    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...
    • Contributor: Lindahl, Carl - Jasper, Pat - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Surviving Katrina and Rita in Houston (Project)
    • Date: 2009
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by L. Gerald Hatfield, Jr.
    • Contributor: Hatfield, L. Gerald, Jr.
    • Date: 2001-09-00
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    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
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Sully Sullivan
    • Contributor: Sullivan, Sully
    • Date: 2001-09-00
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    "We're Not Leaving": responders' oral histories redefine 9/11 Documentation of a presentation in the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Dr. Benjamin Luft, Professor of Medicine at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, and founder of the Long Island World Trade Center Medical Monitoring and Treatment Center, which follows approximately 6,000 responders to the 9/11 disaster, discussed the oral histories he has collected as...
    • Contributor: Luft, Benjamin J. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Kathleen Clark
    • Contributor: Clark, Kathleen
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Judith A. Gray
    • Contributor: Gray, Judith A.
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Catherine Fitzpatrick
    • Contributor: Fitzpatrick, Catherine
    • Date: 2001-00-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Susan Shwartz
    • Contributor: Shwartz, Susan
    • Date: 2002-00-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Josepha Sherman
    • Contributor: Sherman, Josepha
    • Date: 2001-00-00
  • Manuscript/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
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Gage Averill
    • Contributor: Averill, Gage
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • 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...
    • Contributor: Lindahl, Carl - Jasper, Pat - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Surviving Katrina and Rita in Houston (Project)
    • Date: 2009-08-13
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Henrietta McKee Carter
    • Contributor: McKee Carter, Henrietta
    • Date: 2001-10-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Owen Burdick
    • Contributor: Burdick, Owen
    • 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
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Debbie Spinner
    • Contributor: Spinner, Debbie
    • Date: 2001-00-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Narrative by Niloofar Mina
    • Contributor: Mina, Niloofar
    • Date: 2001-09-00
  • Collection
    Benjamin Luft collection of 9-11 first responders' oral histo... Collection of video recordings of approximately 200-plus oral history interviews of first-person narratives told by World Trade Center site disaster workers: police officers, firefighters, construction workers, demolition specialists, ironworkers, veterinarians, paramedics, and other volunteers at the site.
    • Contributor: Luft, Benjamin J.
    • Date: 2010
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    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
  • Manuscript/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