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    Take Me Out to the Library of Congress

    Librarian of Congress James H. Billington kicks off the Library's Baseball Americana Symposium with the help of Martha Madden, Ernie Banks and Rep. Zach Wamp. Baseball Hall of Famer Ernie Banks is presented with the Living Legend Award given by the Library of Congress.

    • Contributor: Alstrom, Ed - Banks, Ernie - Ceresi, Frank - Cook, Murray - Dickson, Paul - Dierker, Larry - Frank, Russell - Hillerich, John - Johnson, Mamie - Katz, Harry L. ... Alstrom, Ed - Banks, Ernie - Ceresi, Frank - Cook, Murray - Dickson, Paul - Dierker, Larry - Frank, Russell - Hillerich, John - Johnson, Mamie - Katz, Harry L. - Kraig, Bruce - Reyburn, Susan - Smith, Claire - American Folklife Center - Library of Congress. Publishing Office - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009-09-30
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    Harry Payne Whitney collection of letters of William Collins Whitney, 1757-1942

    Secretary of the navy, financier, and sportsman. Correspondence, legal and financial records, scrapbooks, photographs, genealogies, and printed matter relating chiefly to William C. Whitney's business and political career in New York, and as secretary of the navy in the first Grover Cleveland presidential administration.

    • Contributor: Whitney, William C. (william Collins) - Whitney, William C.
    • Date: 1757
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    Marimba Linda Xelaju: Guatemalan Marimba Music from Maryland

    Marimba Linda Xelaju performs traditional Guatemalan marimba.

    • Contributor: Xelaju, Marimba Linda
    • Date: 2010-09-15
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    The 78 Project: Documenting Historic Sound in the Contemporary World

    Since August 2011, Alex Steyermark and Lavinia Jones Wright have been traveling across the United States, recording contemporary musicians on a 1930s Presto disc recorder, and filming their journey for an ongoing web series and a recently completed feature film. During this event they screened the film, "The 78 Project Movie," answered questions about the project and their experiences, and demonstrated their process as ...

    • Contributor: Wright, Lavinia Jones - Steyermark, Alex - Slaveya (musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014-09-05
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    John Spalding Flannery papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly records from McKenney, Flannery & Craighill, the Washington, D.C., law firm in which Flannery was a principal partner. Includes material relating to the firm's representation of American Indian tribes in legal actions against the federal government and legal files pertaining to clients Oliver Wendell Holmes, Charles Evans Hughes, and Wendell W. Mischler (relating to President William H. Taft for whom he was secretary). ...

    • Contributor: Flannery, John Spalding
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    Denby family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Chiefly correspondence and related material exchanged among Denby family members. The bulk of the letters are between Charles Denby (1830-1904), his wife Martha Fitch Denby, and their children Graham, Charles (1861-1938), Harriet, Wythe, Edwin, and Thomas Garvin. Also includes letters from Martha's mother Harriet Satterlee Fitch and father Graham Newell Fitch. Includes courtship correspondence (1850s) between Charles Denby, a lawyer in Evansville, Ind., and ...

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    Interview with Robert Hopper

    • Contributor: Ewing, Raymond C. - Hopper, Robert
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Zora Neale Hurston Plays at the Library of Congress

    This collection present ten plays written by Hurston (1891-1960), author, anthropologist, and folklorist. Deposited as unpublished typescripts in the United States Copyright Office between 1925 and 1944, most of the plays remained unpublished and unproduced until a manuscript curator rediscovered them in the Copyright Deposit Drama Collection in 1997. The plays reflect Hurston's life experience, travels, and research, especially her knowledge of folklore in ...

    • Contributor: Hurston, Zora Neale

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    1877, Apr. - Jun.

    • Date: 1877-04-01

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    Interview with Ambassador Elizabeth Frawley Bagley

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Bagley, Elizabeth Frawley
    • Date: 1998-07-27
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    1891, Sep.

    • Date: 1891-09-02

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    Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica

    Margaret Mills, professor at Ohio State University, and Kenneth Bilby, research associate at the Smithsonian Institution Department of Anthropology presented lectures in a program titled "Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica" as part of the Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Mills discussed "The Same River: Dilemmas and Challenges of Long-term Cultural Research in Conflict Zones and Failing ...

    • Date: 2006-08-03
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    Letter from Irene M. Givenwilson, Curator, American Red Cross Museum, to Bertha Spafford Vester

    • Contributor: American Colony (jerusalem) - Givenwilson, Irene M. - American Red Cross - Vester, Bertha Spafford
    • Date: 1922-12-14
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    Interview with Bernard F. Shinkman

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Shinkman, Bernard F.
    • Date: 2004-12-03
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    Interview with Molly Raiser

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Raiser, Molly
    • Date: 1998-11-02
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    Charles Follen McKim papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diary transcript, notes, legal and financial records, sketches, drawings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to the firm of McKim, Mead, & White, New York, N.Y. Documents McKim's designs for the Boston Public Library and Symphony Hall, Boston, Mass.; Columbia University's Morningside Heights campus and the University Club, New York, N.Y.; Rhode Island State House, Providence, R.I.; restoration of the White ...

    • Contributor: McKim, Charles Follen
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    Interview with Robert L. Nichols

    • Contributor: Amerson, Robert - Nichols, Robert L.
    • Date: 1988-08-30
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    Interview with Winston Lord

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Tucker, Nancy Bernkopf - Lord, Winston
    • Date: 1998-04-28
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    1894, Feb.

    • Date: 1894-02-01

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    Interview with Kenneth L. Kornher

    • Contributor: North, William Haven - Kornher, Kenneth L.
    • Date: 1998-09-04
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    Interview with Anna Romanski

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Romanski, Anna
    • Date: 2005-06-30
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    Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers concert and interview collection, 2013 August 7

    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on August 7, 2013 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers perform jubilee-style, a cappella, sacred gospel music and secular songs. Members of the group were interviewed on the day of the performance and the interview is ...

    • Contributor: Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (u.s.) - Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2013
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    Interview with George L.P. Weaver

    • Contributor: Davey, Harold L. - Weaver, George L.P.
    • Date: 1993-05-19