News from the Library of Congress

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April 2008

  • April 21, 2008  (08-077)
    Eight "Living Legends" Receive Library's Highest Honor For achievements that Librarian of Congress James H. Billington described as “distinguished, sustained and remarkable,” several exceptional Americans have been designated “Living Legends” by the Library of Congress.
    • Date: 2008-04-21
  • April 8, 2008  (08-072)
    Seven New "Living Legends" Honored on April 12 To Commemorate Launch of "Library of Congress Experience" The Library of Congress will honor seven new “Living Legends” as part of its public celebration on April 12. The ceremony will help mark the opening of the “Library of Congress Experience,” which offers visitors the opportunity to explore rare historical and cultural treasures through interactive technology and a companion Web site.
    • Date: 2008-04-08

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