May 17, 2022

Video: A Lecture About the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building

The following lecture was recorded earlier this month on C-SPAN. The complete program can be streamed (free) via the C-SPAN Video Library.

Docent Tom Hoban talked about the Library of Congress Jefferson Building, including the designers, construction, and decoration throughout its halls. This was part of U.S. Capitol Historical Society’s annual summer lecture series.

The lecture runs about one hour.


Direct to Video (via C-SPAN Video Library)

See Also: Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building: Art and Architecture (Pathfinder via Prints & Photographs Division, Library of Congress)

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