GPO continues to release digitized versions of the bound Congressional Record via a partnership with the Library of Congress. When the project concludes digitized versions of the Congressional Record back to the first one published by GPO on March 5, 1873 will be available online.
Now, to today’s news.
From the Government Publications Office:
The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) partners with the Library of Congress to release the digital version of the bound Congressional Record from 1951-1960 on GPO’s govinfo. This release covers debates and proceedings of the 82nd thru the 86th Congresses. This era of Congress covers historical topics such as:
- The final two years of President Harry Truman’s Administration
- President Dwight Eisenhower’s Administration
- The Korean War
- The Cold War
- The creation of NASA
- Federal Aid Highway Act of 1956
Direct to govinfo
Direct to Congressional Record Section (Browse)
Previous Releases of the Bound Congressional Record