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Mickey, Monsters, Motor Cars and Musty Populate the May Film Schedule: A tribute to legendary actor Mickey Roo... 1.usa.gov/1j0nug1
E.L. Doctorow Awarded American Fiction Prize: E. L. Doctorow, author of such critically acclaimed novels as “R... 1.usa.gov/1eQzw9o
TOMORROW at NOON: Kluge Fellow Natalie Rouland on dancer Ida Rubinstein & the art of "travesty" or cross-dressing go.usa.gov/k28R
Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction Awarded to E.L. Doctorow: Librarian of Congress James H. Billin... 1.usa.gov/Qd6rPH
Telegram sent by Henry Ward Beecher to Lincoln tries to confirm slavery abolished in Washington DC #OTD 1862 go.usa.gov/Kh9Y
April is National Poetry Month. Celebrate with Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey! go.usa.gov/k4W3 pic.twitter.com/rmgpYzoQlN
Experts’ Corner: Image Researching: The following is an article featured in the March-April 2014 issue of the ... 1.usa.gov/1eu2CAG
TOMORROW at NOON: Kluge Fellow Dario Sarlo discusses the life & legacy of iconic violinist Jascha Heifetz go.usa.gov/k28R
Happy Birthday, Bessie Smith. She clammed “Wasted Life Blues,” thought to be written by her husband, as one she wrote go.usa.gov/KhKG
Post-Docs: Research fellowships now available through our Kluge Center. Apply today go.usa.gov/k28C
Whether or not you celebrate Passover, view a rare & beautiful Passover haggadah from the Library’s collections go.usa.gov/KhBx
A former West Point cadet, now a rebel, warned his former teacher that Ft Sumter would be attacked #OTD 1861 go.usa.gov/KhWm
Lecture Series Covers Solar Storms, Saturn's Moons, Global Economy: A spring/summer lecture series at the Libr... 1.usa.gov/1iC1LcQ
#OTD Pres Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1968--AKA the Fair Housing Act go.usa.gov/kb6Y pic.twitter.com/RRJBNdopyr
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Copyright Deposit Sets Record Straight on Noted 20th-Century Song: (The following is a guest post by Wendi A. ... 1.usa.gov/1hpJPpD
Tonight on PBS Newshour: Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey on words that moved a nation, 50 years after the passage of the Civil Rights Act.
Stay Up With A Good Book: The Library of Congress National Book Festival, as you’ve no doubt heard, is going t... 1.usa.gov/1qyQNcm
Authors Announced for 2014 National Book Festival: A wealth of authors, poets and illustrators for readers of ... 1.usa.gov/OKchqi
America At Play: As major league baseball prepared to celebrate what it thought was the sport’s centennial in ... 1.usa.gov/1iy5cRS
Jefferson’s 6,487 book collection helped establish the Library after British troops set fire to the Capitol in 1814 go.usa.gov/kcv4
#trivia @librarycongress asks Is Thuronyi Bluff a poker strategy, Antarctic feature, crime case? Go.usa.gov/b2u5 #scigov
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