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Congress, Politics, Books
and American History

Book TV Club Sept 2013
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  • About the Documentary

    “The Library of Congress” reveals details of:
    • The Great Hall, Reading Room , and exterior of the Jefferson Building
    • Some of the treasures among its books, maps, photos, and presidential papers
    • The History of the Library of Congress and its Jefferson Building
    • The Jefferson Library and other treasures of the Rare Book and Special Collections Division
    • The painstaking care of the Library’s collections
    • The use of technology to reveal new information about historical documents