Augusta missionary Emma Lester had brushes with history

...Frost, Thomas Hardy, Conrad Aiken and Edna St. Vincent Millay.After he died, Emma donated those letters to the Library of Congress, where a printout of their catalog is a half-inch thickLester lived her later years in Washington, where she...

Library of Congress told to go digital

...questions about the right of the Library of Congress to collect material from American...present resources. On the Net: Library of Congress: http://www.loc.gov Library of Congress history site: http://www...

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Library of Congress site gives history reminder

THE SITE: The Library of Congress: American Memory THE ADDRESS: http://memory.loc.gov...part of its enormous National Digital Library Program, the Library of Congress has just made thousands of photographic images from that important...

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Library of Congress adds 50 recordings to registry

...of a previously unknown recording by jazz masters Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane was announced Tuesday by the Library of Congress as it revealed this year's additions to its National Recording Registry. Astronaut Neil Armstrong's first words...

Library of Congress chooses more recordings to preserve

...digitally preserved by the Library of Congress in an annual program similar...digitally preserved at the Library of Congress, with the person or group...Stadium. (1975) On the Net: Library of Congress: http://www.loc.gov

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Mars Internet downloads exceed volume of Library of Congress

NEW YORK -- Think of the Library of Congress's entire print collections - and then some - to...some estimates, all the words in every book in the Library of Congress total 20 terabytes. So far, the National Aeronautics...

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Legacies show vibrancy

...SALLEY -- The letter from the Library of Congress to Town Hall couldn't have...for Americana research in the Library of Congress. The Bettis Academy: Restoration...folklife specialist at the Library of Congress and coordinator of the exhibit...

Google donates $3 million to help scan documents

...3 million to the U.S. Library of Congress to help set up a system for...is loosely modeled after the Library of Congress' American Memory project launched...few books are involved in the Library of Congress project, Brin said. "This...

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Saving private stories

...archive their interviews in the Library of Congress. Although they've completed...the completed files to the Library of Congress American Folklife Center...stories, according to the Library of Congress Web site."We do not have...

Digitize nation's library

The Library of Congress - the nation's richest treasure of information for researchers...of course, is the matter of funding. Congress is considering a Library of Congress budget of about $430 million for the coming fiscal year, with...