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Appeals court gives win to Google's online library

...It planned ultimately to scan more than 100 million books, including material from the New York Public Library, Library of Congress and several major universities.The appeals court said Google's profit motivation does not justify denial of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-16/appeals-court-gives-win-go
Around the block

...Veterans History Project interviewed and recorded more than 800 local veterans of the war, and sent them to the Library of Congress.The program is free.For more information, go to stjohnaugusta.org/music/concerts-with-a-cause...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-11-03/around-block
Augusta 'Concerts with a Cause' to celebrate World War II veterans

...interviewed more than 800 veterans as part of a national effort to preserve WWII records and accounts in the U.S. Library of Congress."We celebrate and remember those who sacrificed so much for us with deep gratitude," the group said in announcing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-04/augusta-concerts-cause-celebr
Roster obtained by World War II project stirs memories

...Greatest Generation," some of whom came to Augusta from as far away as Minnesota to be interviewed, at the Library of Congress earlier this year. Lane e-mailed Gehle in February to obtain a copy of Mur ray's recording after discovering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-31/roster-obtained-world-war-ii-
Gene Grider

...was the first President of the American Federation of Government Employees Local 2017 and was a participant in the Library of Congress Veterans History Project for WWII. He was a member of Old Union Baptist Church. Survivors include one son, Galen...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175659352
Hollywood's epic 'Birth of a Nation' glorified injustice

...past quarter century, The Birth of a Nation has been enshrined and entombed.In 1992, to much criticism, the Library of Congress added Griffith's work to the National Film Registry, calling it a "controversial, explicitly racist, but landmark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-02-21/hollywoods-epic-birth-nation-glorif
Blues musician B.B. King dies

...Roll Hall of Fame. His album "Live at the Regal" was declared a historic sound and permanently preserved in the Library of Congress' National Recording Registry. His playing style influenced performers from Otis Rush and Buddy Guy to Clapton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-15/musician-bb-king-dies
Search is on for Korean War veterans

...Veterans History Project for the Library of Congress, documenting the oral histories...Historical Society and the Library of Congress."Eventually, you'll be able to go into a database at the Library of Congress and put a guy's name in and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-02-10/search-korean-wa
The Artside: Reality, delusion are topics of art exhibit

...including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a MacArthur "genius" fellowship and a Witter-Brynner Fellowship from the Library of Congress. He teaches creative writing at Florida International University.Aribisala is professor of English at the University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-29/artside-reality-delus
The Artside: Arts community in Augusta is in full bloom for April

...Saturday Evening Post, and he was commissioned to paint murals in the American Museum of Natural History and the Library of Congress.In the west lobby gallery at the Morris there is an exhibit of turned bowls by Ed, Philip and Matt Moulthrop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-01/artside-arts-communit