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Cartoonist, author, playwright Jules Feiffer will be at #NatBookFest Aug. 30 in DC. Will you? go.usa.gov/5QpJ pic.twitter.com/5dhfia0LSJ
Daniel W. Thomas helps launch our new Culinary Arts Pavilion at #NatBookFest Aug. 30 in DC go.usa.gov/5Qp9 pic.twitter.com/Mkynuy0b0c
America’s Other Anthem: O beautiful for spacious skies, For amber waves of grain, For purple mountain majestie... 1.usa.gov/1pF69MX
Billy Joel to Receive Gerswhin Prize: Librarian of Congress James H. Billington today announced that Billy Joe... 1.usa.gov/1rn2shU
Display on History, Technology and Sociology of the Bicycle: The Library of Congress on Aug. 8 will present a ... 1.usa.gov/1ldvV8n
On July 18, 1863, the all-black 54th Mass. Infantry made a courageous but failed assault on Ft Wagner in Charleston go.usa.gov/9He3
We ran into this guy on the way back to HQ from @librarycongress. It's easy to forget all the cool sights in D.C. pic.twitter.com/oTpRDkK61m
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.@nprlibrary and Digital Media team enjoyed our field trip to @librarycongress Preservation Science. Knowledge shared on CD preservation!
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Winter break in La Florida? The Adams–Onís Treaty ceded Florida from Spain to the U.S. on July 17, 1821. go.usa.gov/9HMR
Letters About Literature: Dear Anne Frank: For the last two weeks, we’ve been featuring the winning letters  f... 1.usa.gov/1t4C8bT
Traveling Facsimile Exhibition on Magna Carta: The Library of Congress—which opens its on-site exhibition "Mag... 1.usa.gov/1sow2p5
Last night, the PBS NewsHour spoke with our new Poet Laureate, Charles Wright. pbs.org/newshour/bb/me…
A capital birthday: #OTD 1790 Washington DC declared permanent capital of the US go.usa.gov/5qeA pic.twitter.com/BM3U7QKfdg
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Coming to #NatBookFest on Aug 30? Scouts & non-scouts alike will want the 2014 NBF patch go.usa.gov/Xtwe pic.twitter.com/5BnmFh1Oqb
Packard Campus Features Live Concert, War Films in August: A program of animated shorts selected to demonstrat... 1.usa.gov/1sUDfuA
The Europeana Newspapers blog talks about our Chronicling America site of historical American newspapers europeana-newspapers.eu/diving-into-ne…
Happy Birthday to President Gerald Ford. When he pardoned Richard Nixon, he drew support from his friend Bob Hope. go.usa.gov/9HMC
Happy #BastilleDay! What's the Bastille and what's this day commemorate, you ask? Learn here: bit.ly/1zktM4h pic.twitter.com/gg5DRfgudu
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Some things are just bad ideas. Alexander Hamilton died July 12, 1804, as a result of his duel with Aaron Burr. go.usa.gov/9HFG
Ideas are in the air as Summer Teacher Institute participants share their discoveries #edchat pic.twitter.com/rbCFC9GEza
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Letters About Literature: Dear Sharon Draper: We continue our spotlight of letters from the Letters About Lite... 1.usa.gov/1kLVXiO