ERIC Number: ED368386
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Library of Congress Manuscripts: An Illustrated Guide.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
The Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress holds 10,000 collections containing more than 50 million items. These collections document all aspects of American history and culture and include papers of presidents; cabinet members; members of Congress; members of the Supreme Court; and other prominent Americans whose lives reflect the evolution of the United States. This guide highlights the following collections: Founding of the Nation; Presidency; Congress; Federal Judiciary; Military Affairs; Foreign Policy; Arts and Literature; Science and Medicine; African-American History and Culture; and Women's History. Many illustrations showing items from the collections are included. (JLB)
Descriptors: Archives, Blacks, Federal Government, Females, Illustrations, Library Collections, Manuscripts, National Libraries, United States History
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Mail Stop: SSOP, Washington, DC 20402-9328 (ISBN-0-16-041873-9).
Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC.