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    Emergence of Advertising in America Presents over 9,000 images relating to the early history of advertising in the United States. Materials drawn from the Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library at Duke University include cookbooks, photographs of billboards, print advertisements, trade cards, calendars, almanacs, and leaflets for numerous products. Website. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - National Digital Library Program - Duke University - Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library
    • Date: 2010-04-07
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    The African-American Mosaic: A Library of Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History & Culture (Exhibitions - Library of Congress)
    African-American mosaic exhibition
    Online version of an exhibition held at the Library of Congress from February 9 to August 29, 1994. Covering nearly 500 years of the Black experience in the Western hemisphere, surveys the Library's collections, including books, periodicals, prints, photographs, music, film, and recorded sound. Website. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 1970
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    Women's and Gender Studies Web Archive The Women's and Gender Studies Web Archive collects and preserves online content on topics of importance to the interdisciplinary field of Women's and Gender Studies. Collection priorities include primary sources, first hand accounts, and records of social, cultural, and political movements for gender equality. This archive provides enduring access to resources which illuminate underrepresented perspectives and identities, many of which are not typically found...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Researcher and Reference Services Division - Library of Congress
    • Date: 2018

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    Timor-Leste 2010-2011 Web Archive The collection is a selective collection of approximately 110 websites about the emergence of Timor Leste as an independent country following independence, declared in 2002. Many of the websites contain information about the move to independence, the struggle for self-determination, and post-independence developments.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2010

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    Royal Cremation Ceremony for H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand Web Archive The death of H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand on October 13, 2016 sent the country into grieving. The Thai government announced an official year-long period of mourning concluding with the royal cremation ceremony that took place over five days at the end of October 2017. People from across Thailand and dignitaries from around the world were among the estimated 250,000 mourners who attended...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Asian Division
    • Date: 2017

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    Banking Industry in Southeast Asia Web Archive The banking sector plays a vital role in the economic growth and stability of Southeast Asia. The web archives complement the Library’s rich collection of primary resources from banks in the region. Given the growth of the banking sector and the industry’s move to publishing online (exclusively, in the case of Singapore), this collection is an important tool for researchers to study the dynamics...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Asian Division
    • Date: 2017

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    The Different Faces of Nationalism in Pakistan Web Archive The Different Faces of Nationalism in Pakistan Web Archive collects websites and blogs of Pakistan-based organizations, individuals, and groups who engage with the political scene in Pakistan through the language of nationalism. This may be done from a religious, ethnic, and/or socio-economic political perspective. A number of these groups represent grassroots movements that employ social media to spread their message. This collection attempts to...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Asian Division
    • Date: 2011

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    Author Websites Web Archive The Authors Web Archive is a collection of official author websites. These sites offer a unique record of the intellectual and creative activities of authors and the ways in which they interact with readers. An author's official website typically documents these activities by presenting an array of content: biographical information; a list of published and forthcoming books; a calendar of readings, appearances, and other...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Researcher and Reference Services Division - Library of Congress
    • Date: 2018

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    Iraq War 2003 Web Archive On March 20, 2003, the United States began military action against Iraq for the stated purpose of deposing Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein and preventing his use of suspected nuclear weapons (weapons of mass destruction). British, Australian, Polish, and Danish forces participated in the invasion. U.S. led forces took control of Baghdad on April 9, 2003. The war continued with the United States coalition forces...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2008

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    Public Policy Topics Web Archive This collection is a selection of web sites containing different viewpoints on a variety of American public policy topics. The sites in the collection were produced by domestic and some foreign political groups, community and religious organizations, advocacy groups, foreign and domestic news sources, independent organizations and some government agencies. The Public Policy Topics Web Archive is an ongoing collecting effort, though sites about...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2009

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    Zine Web Archive The Library of Congress has a growing collection of zines. The Zine Web Archive was created to supplement the physical zine collection. In general, zines are: self-published, self-created, self-distributed, and non-commercial. The independent nature of these publications allows for an unprecedented freedom of expression, and as such, these materials are incredibly valuable primary source materials. Collection priorities include zines by people of color, women,...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Researcher and Reference Services Division - Library of Congress
    • Date: 2018

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    Crisis in Darfur 2006 Web Archive Selective collection of 216 Web sites, archived from March 20, 2006 to Nov. 20, 2006, relating to the humanitarian crisis in Darfur, Sudan. The archived sites are international in scope, and include those related to organizations involved in human rights, refugees, disaster relief, etc., government sites, research and public opinion group sites, sites of religious organizations, press organization sites involved in reporting on the...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2006

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    Laotian General Election 2011 Web Archive Laos, one of the world's few remaining communist regimes, holds general elections for the National Assembly every five years. Parliamentary Election and Presidential Election were held on April 30, 2011 and June 2011. The elections are significant political events in Laos reflecting the activeness of the Lao population in exercising their democratic right to elect their representatives to parliament. The election is being impacted...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2011

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    Sri Lankan Elections Web Archive The Sri Lankan Elections Web Archive includes websites archived during the presidential and general elections in 2010 and 2015, as well as the presidential election in 2019. Sites harvested as part of this archive project include candidate, government, national, state, and political party websites. Staff from the Library of Congress New Delhi Office and the Asian Division in Washington, D.C. selected the websites and...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Asian Division
    • Date: 2009

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    War of 1812 Bicentennial Web Archive The War of 1812 Bicentennial Web Archive is a collection of websites of various projects and events commemorating the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812. The archive consists of over 30 websites presenting local and regional events and commemorations of this important conflict. This web archive will serve as a useful tool for researchers in studying American memorialization of the War of 1812...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Researcher and Reference Services Division - Library of Congress
    • Date: 2012

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    September 11, 2001 Web Archive Archive of Web sites of individuals, groups, the press, and institutions in the United States and from around the world in the aftermath of the attacks in the United States on September 11, 2001. The archive consists of over 30,000 selected Web sites archived from September 11, 2001 through December 1, 2001, and is intended to preserve the Internet reaction from U.S. and non-U.S....
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Pew Internet & American Life Project - Internet Archive (Firm) - Webarchivist.org (Organization)
    • Date: 2004

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    Indian Elections Web Archive The Indian Elections Web Archive includes websites archived during the general elections in 2009 and 2019. As the world’s most populous democratic nation with the largest number of eligible voters, India has a political landscape with dozens of major linguistic groups and numerous political parties officially recognized at the national and state level. Sites harvested as part of this archive project include candidate, government,...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. Asian Division
    • Date: 2009

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    Political Islam Web Archive The Political Islam Web Archive is a collection of websites from Islamic political parties and political Islamist organizations. In Afghanistan, Egypt, Indonesia, India, Malaysia, Pakistan and Turkey, Islamic religious parties already, or increasingly, have a strong influence within the existing political structure. On the other hand, political Islamists, defined as fundamentalist Islamic religious organizations working outside the political and social mainstream, hold strong influence...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. African and Middle Eastern Division
    • Date: 2013

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    South Pacific Islands Web Archive The South Pacific Islands Web Archive covers the following twenty islands/countries: American Samoa, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, Niue, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu. These islands are recognized as some of the most vulnerable in the world to the effects of climate change...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Researcher and Reference Services Division - Library of Congress. Law Library - Library of Congress
    • Date: 2017

    Collection Items: View 230 Items

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    United States Elections Web Archive The United States Elections Web Archive includes campaign sites archived weekly during the election seasons since 2000, documenting sites associated with presidential, congressional, and gubernatorial elections. The collection includes official campaign sites from general elections, special elections, and off-year elections. The sites archived in this collection typically include social media channels as well, in order to provide a fuller representation of how candidates presented...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2000

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    Middle East/North Africa Government Institutions Web Archive An increasing number of government organizations from countries of the Middle East and North Africa are relying on their official websites to disseminate their publications that would have otherwise been available in print format. Anecdotal evidence suggests that this is being done for both ease of use, not to mention increased costs of print and production. The core collection websites, coming from Bahrain, Mauritania,...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. African and Middle Eastern Division
    • Date: 2014

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    United States Congressional Web Archive The United States Congressional Web Archive includes member websites of from the House of Representatives and Senate, from the end of the 107th Congress through the present, as well as congressional committees.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002

    Collection Items: View 1,151 Items

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    United States Supreme Court Nominations Web Archive This collection consists of blogs, academic articles, Congressional press releases, and media articles related to the nominations of John Roberts, Harriet Miers, Samuel Alito, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan for the United States Supreme Court. This content covers the years 2005, 2006, 2009, and 2010.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Law Library - Library of Congress
    • Date: 2005

    Collection Items: View 318 Items

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    Papal Transition 2005 Web Archive Selective collection of 183 Web sites, archived from April 13, 2005 to May 2, 2005 in order to capture the Internet reaction to the death of the Roman Catholic pope, John Paul II, who died on April 2, 2005, through the transition period and election of the 265th pope, Benedict XVI, on April 19, 2005. The death of a presiding pope of the Catholic...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2008

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    African Government Web Archive The African Government Web Archive provides links to information from key African government ministries, institutions and organizations for the 51 countries in Africa south of the Sahara. This will ensure that the Library of Congress and the United States Congress have ongoing access to information from Africa and to official 'born digital' government publications from African nations. The digital initiative adds to the Library’s...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Library of Congress. African and Middle Eastern Division
    • Date: 2014

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