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Legendary broadcaster donates interviews with sports icons to Library of Congress

A former Washington sports broadcaster, himself a world record holder and sports icon, turned over seven decades of historic games and interviews with sports legends to the Library of Congress.

Friday - 04/26/2013, 05:46pm EDT

Tags: Library of Congress, Bob Wolff, Jackie Robinson


Library of Congress wins special Grammy Award

Thursday - 04/18/2013, 11:46am EDT

Tags: Library of Congress

Library of Congress displays Gettysburg Address

One of five known manuscripts of Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address is going on display at the Library of Congress.

Friday - 03/22/2013, 12:13pm EDT

Tags: Library of Congress, Abraham Lincoln, Gettysburg Address

Library plans Civil War blog with voices from past

First-person accounts from the Civil War are being brought to life in a new blog that will feature the voices of Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant and others.

Tuesday - 10/16/2012, 12:36pm EDT

Tags: Library of Congress, Civil War

New U.S. poet laureate to give 1st reading in D.C.

The newest U.S. poet laureate who is the first to hail from the South since 1986 will soon give her inaugural reading at the Library of Congress in Washington.

Wednesday - 09/12/2012, 08:54am EDT

Tags: Natasha Trethewey, Library of Congress

Aesop's Fables go digital through Library of Congress

One of the world's most famous collections of short stories has gone digital.

Thursday - 07/26/2012, 09:02am EDT

Tags: Library of Congress, aesop

Brazil's ex-leader accepts award at US library

Former Brazilian President Fernando Henrique Cardoso is in Washington to accept a top humanities prize at the Library of Congress for his studies of Brazil's economy and race relations.

Tuesday - 07/10/2012, 03:26am EDT

Tags: Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Library of Congress, Kluge Prize

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