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Happy birthday David Ross Locke, aka Petroleum V. Nasby! Lincoln enjoyed the satire, even at his own expense. go.usa.gov/pV6m
These stories from our Veterans History Project have special meaning to the Library staff who care for them. go.usa.gov/pp9w
The anatomy of a glass flute & other library high-tech in this issue of #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR
New Book on Gandhi to be Discussed Oct. 2: The Library of Congress will mark Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday (Oct. 2... 1.usa.gov/1txnwDW
Washington’s farewell address, published Sept 19, 1796, gave a plea for consensus rather than partisan fighting. go.usa.gov/pVsz
Mathew Carey (1760-1839), Philadelphia Publisher and Provocateur: (The following is a guest post by Julie Mill... 1.usa.gov/1wvOT0F
Day Two of our astrobiology symposium will be live-streamed today at ac.arc.nasa.gov/loc/ & live-tweeted @KlugeCtr #PrepareToDiscover
See this great vaudeville comedy & fiddle act from 1923: go.usa.gov/pVp3
The Great Charter’s Enduring Influence: The Library of Congress on Nov. 6 will open the exhibition "Magna Cart... 1.usa.gov/1wJL3UO
VHP Spotlights Staff Picks: The Veterans History Project (VHP) today launches the latest edition of the Experi... 1.usa.gov/YW65Sf
The cornerstone of the U.S. Capitol was laid on Sept. 18, 1793. Find out about the early planning & design. go.usa.gov/ypvF
Astrobiology symposium today & tomorrow, live tweeting @KlugeCtr live streaming at ac.arc.nasa.gov/loc/ #PrepareToDiscover
Scandalous presidential love letters … from the 1920s! In this issue of #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR
Columbus Day Open House Oct. 13: Twice each year, the Library of Congress opens its magnificent Main Reading R... 1.usa.gov/1wEodhj
TOMORROW: Kluge astrobiology symposium #PrepareToDiscover ( go.usa.gov/VYEe ) live-streamed via NASA ac.arc.nasa.gov/loc/
Sept 17, 1862, was the bloodiest single day of the Civil War, with 23,000 casualties in the Battle at Antietam. go.usa.gov/ypVw
We the People: Today we celebrate the 227th anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution in Ph... 1.usa.gov/1p0Uk2C
Information on this week's @NASA / @librarycongress astrobiology symposium is in today's blog post go.usa.gov/pTxY #PrepareToDiscover
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The route of Theodore Roosevelt"s last expedition is shown on this 1914 map from the  Bulletin of the AGS: go.usa.gov/pWbB
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October Films Salute Newspapers, Lauren Bacall, James Garner: The 74th year of National Newspaper Week (Octobe... 1.usa.gov/1sjEelX
The latest Annual Report of the Librarian of Congress is now available as a downloadable PDF. go.usa.gov/p27F
Did you know that we've launched a new set of tablet apps for use in the classroom? Very cool: go.usa.gov/p4pC @TeachingLC
Our @KlugeCtr has also launched a new blog, check it out: go.usa.gov/p4NW
Welcome to our newest Twitter feed, @KlugeCtr : We are The John W. Kluge Center, a scholars center inside the Library of Congress
THIS WEEK: astrobiology symposium Sept 18-19 ( go.usa.gov/VYEe ); live-streamed via NASA ac.arc.nasa.gov/loc/ #PrepareToDiscover
How "We Shall Overcome" became the anthem of a movement in this issue of #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage: Feliz Cumpleaños, Hispanic Division: (Today is the beginning of Hispanic Herita... 1.usa.gov/1ww6Oar
Student Discovery Ebook Series Launched: The new Library of Congress Student Discovery Sets for iPad tablets b... 1.usa.gov/X6N1yT
To honor Respect for the Aged Day in Japan, view our 2001 exhibit on Japanese prints from the 17th-19th centuries. go.usa.gov/ypmR
National Hispanic Heritage Month begins today & runs through Oct. 15. Resources, information here: go.usa.gov/V6Nz
Happy 200th Birthday Star-Spangled Banner! Read it's history in #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR & see rare sheet music go.usa.gov/VYk3
Mark Twain, intellectual rights & copyright in this issue of #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR
Live stream of Sept 18-19 astrobiology symposium ( go.usa.gov/VYEe ) avail through NASA ac.arc.nasa.gov/loc/ #PrepareToDiscover
Science Lecture Series on Mars, Wildfires, More: The 2014 fall science lecture series from the Library of Cong... 1.usa.gov/1xUinKi
Conservation Corner: A Persian Manuscript: (The following is a guest post written by Yasmeen Khan, senior book... 1.usa.gov/WTflV6
What do Bambi & Chinatown have in common? #NatFilmRegistry! Nominate new titles TODAY, last chance this year ! go.usa.gov/yNc3
Congrats to our sister feed! MT @TeachingLC It's our first #Twitterversary! Thx to all amazing educators who've kept the conversation lively
Our National Anthem is 200 years old & not showing a sign of age. See historic images at our Pinterest page: pinterest.com/LibraryCongres…
ASCAP Exhibit Travels to Los Angeles: The Library of Congress exhibition "ASCAP: One Hundred Years and Beyond"... 1.usa.gov/1rTq3nj
Map of Attack on Harper’s Ferry, VA by Confederate forces, September 12-14, 1862. go.usa.gov/VGye
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LAST DAY! Sept 12 is deadline for nominations to our #NatFilmRegistry - Nominate now! go.usa.gov/yNc3
#NatFilmRegistry - Connections are French, Summers are Endless & Professors are Nutty. Nominate a film today! go.usa.gov/yNc3
Martha Graham, Aaron Copland & the genesis of Appalachian Spring in this issue of #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR