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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
What a great way to honor a #Detroit legend! A collection of Rosa Parks items will be featured at @librarycongress on.freep.com/1rN6LzQ
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The Library of Congress is undoubtedly the most beautiful building in Washington DC. @librarycongress @washingtondc pic.twitter.com/V99cyLWppH
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How great was Gatsby? Come to the Library & find out Monday at noon. go.usa.gov/VpJA
#NatFilmRegistry - Bambi meets Dirty Harry (good thing there’s a Hospital too). Nominate a film today! go.usa.gov/yNc3
One year after Sept. 11, 2001, the Library shared acquisitions obtained during the year following the attacks go.usa.gov/ypUB
Hey, DC friends—on Weds Sept 17 at 10:30 AM, I'll be at the Young Readers Center at @librarycongress! pic.twitter.com/1x57evhjSI
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Bringing Up Baby Face in the Crowd. The Empire Strikes Back to the Future. Mix, match, nominate to #NatFilmRegistry go.usa.gov/yNc3
There are some great films that are NOT on #NatFilmRegistry. You can change that. Nominate before Sept. 12 deadline! go.usa.gov/VZ3G
Civil Rights Act Exhibition Opens Today: An exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Ac... 1.usa.gov/WJetlT
Songs of a Movement: Music is a powerful tool. It can create an emotional response, a feeling, a certain attit... 1.usa.gov/1rGM34L
NOW OPEN! New exhibition on #CivilRightsAct in our Jefferson Bldg, Washington DC! More: go.usa.gov/Vqfe pic.twitter.com/Zodl13we1Z
Rosa Parks Papers to Reside at Library of Congress: The Library of Congress will be the new home of the Rosa P... 1.usa.gov/WG0U71
Need help picking a film to nominate to #NatFilmRegistry by Sept. 12 deadline? Try here: go.usa.gov/VZ3G
A 1947 interview with Jackie Robinson is part of the new #CivilRightsAct exhibit opening tomorrow go.usa.gov/Vqfe
Hear voices of W.E.B. DuBois, A. Philip Randolph & other leaders in #CivilRightsAct exhibition opening tomorrow go.usa.gov/Vqfe
#NatFilmRegistry - BIG. Big Business, Big Heat, Big Parade, Big Sleep, Big Trail. Nominate your BIG favorite today! go.usa.gov/yNc3
ICYMI: The new #LCM is out & features ground-breaking ballet, a Civil RIghts anthem & more go.usa.gov/VxGR pic.twitter.com/3PJQXXa0Ah
1 Froggy Eveng 2-Ln Blacktop 3 Little Pigs 4 Horsemen 5 Easy Pieces: Nominate a film w/6 to #NatFilmRegistry today! go.usa.gov/yNc3
The latest issue of the Library of Congress Magazine is online & features Martha Graham, Mark Twain & more #LCM go.usa.gov/VxGR
We're busy putting the final touches on our new #CivilRightsAct that opens Wednesday! go.usa.gov/Vqfe pic.twitter.com/hlwVrgWXmr
The 1950s as Seen in "Look" Magazine: Author James Conaway has written about many of the most fascinating of t... 1.usa.gov/1rvBstc
.@HISTORY co-produced two films in new Library exhibition on #CivilRightsAct opening Wed 9/13, introduction & impact go.usa.gov/Vqfe
Docudramas, music videos, classic westerns – nominate titles from your favorite genre to #NatFilmRegistry now go.usa.gov/yNc3
Library in the News: August 2014 Edition: In August, the Library of Congress was busy with exhibitions and exp... 1.usa.gov/1s30N1T
Blondie has been published since Sept. 8, 1930. See how Blondie & Dagwood started out in this online exhibition. go.usa.gov/yU8W
New exhibition “The Civil Rights Act of 1964: A Long Struggle for Freedom” opens Wed: 200 artifacts, 77 A/V clips go.usa.gov/Vqfe
Today is the last day of the Verona Opera Festival. If you can’t make it, view our exhibit "A Night at the Opera" go.usa.gov/yUkP
Still time to make a nomination to this year's National Film Registry! Deadline is Sept. 12. Here's how: go.usa.gov/yNc3
NEXT WEEK: On Wed. Sept. 10, our new exhibition, “The Civil Rights Act of 1964” opens in Washington, D.C. go.usa.gov/yU8F
Road trip! On Sept. 5, 1957, "On the Road" by Beat Generation writer Jack Kerouac, was published. go.usa.gov/yNaH
New on the Library's Pinterest account: celebrating Hispanic American heritage: pinterest.com/LibraryCongres…
Pics of the Week: 2014 National Book Festival: Now in its 14th year, the Library of Congress National Book Fes... 1.usa.gov/1oHFnS2