January 25, 2022

VIDEO: “Libraries: The Architecture of Community” (Presentation Recorded at the Library of Congress)

The video embedded below was recorded at the Library of Congress on April 12, 2018.

Kenneth Breisch discussed his book “American Libraries 1730-1950,” which celebrates the history of library architecture in America, from ultra-modern buildings to classical temples of knowledge such as the Library’s Jefferson Building, considered one of the most beautiful buildings in the United States.

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