January 16, 2022

VIDEO: A Capitol Tour of the Library of Congress

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Janice McKelvey discussed the history of the Library of Congress when it was located within the U.S. Capitol, from 1800 to 1897. Special attention was given to the various locations that the Library was located in the Capitol. The destruction of the Capitol (including its library) during the War of 1812 and the purchase of Thomas Jefferson’s private library were also covered.


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Recorded November 28, 2017
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About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.