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Read more about inventor of daguerreotype photography process Louis Daguerre in our historical newspaper collections
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Today in History: father of photography Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre born 1789
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Library of Congress Nov 17
NOW: Episode 7 of our La Biblioteca podcast, featuring the work of Chilean Nobel Laureate Pablo Neruda including readings by the author
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Library of Congress Nov 17
Take a sneak peek at our exhibit which opens tomorrow! The exhibit features American women illustrators and cartoonists from the late 1800s to the present.
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Library of Congress Nov 17
Pinkerton agents tracked him down: serial killer H.H. Holmes arrested in Boston 1894
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Library of Congress Nov 17
Today in History: Suez Canal opens, 1869; reformer Grace Abbot born, 1878
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Library of Congress Nov 16
Hello, ! Check out these historical insurance maps from Clinton & Claremore
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Library of Congress Nov 16
Before his concert last night, Tony Bennett visited the Library, where Carla Hayden showed him an insurance map of his boyhood neighborhood in Astoria NY. All-star tribute concert on Jan 12:
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Library of Congress Nov 16
From last night: vocal legend Tony Bennett receives our for Poplar Song from Carla Hayden at a fantastic all-star tribute concert -- watch it Jan 12 on
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Library of Congress Nov 16
Happy birthday, ! Here's a web guide to Library resources for the state
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Library of Congress Nov 16
Federal Reserve Bank of the United States officially opens 1914
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Jason Fraley Nov 16
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Library of Congress Nov 16
Jan. 12 is the date for the concert on PBS -- hope you tune in!
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Library of Congress Nov 16
Today in History: Oklahoma enters the Union as 46th state, 1907
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Library of Congress Nov 15
Tonight, we honored winner & singing legend Tony Bennett with a tribute concert & warm greetings from Members of Congress & Carla Hayden. Watch the concert Jan 12 on
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Gloria Estefan Nov 14
So honored to be a part of the here at the in to honor the…
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Carla Hayden Nov 14
We’re celebrating the music of George and Ira Gershwin this week. Here’s a 1932 signed songbook by George Gershwin in the collection.
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Library of Congress Nov 15
Today in History: 2nd Continential Congress adopts Articles of Confederation during Revolutionary War, 1777
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Library of Congress Nov 14
Info hidden within the Georgian Papers at England’s Windsor Castle will finally be revealed. Get tickets for this moment in .
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Library of Congress Nov 14
League of Nations General Assembly convenes for 1st time in Geneva 1920
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