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Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division

Overview
Works: 150 works in 220 publications in 1 language and 6,281 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Live sound recordings  Rules  History  Reference works  Film catalogs  Short films  Terminology  Motion pictures  Television programs 
Roles: rps, Other, Performer
Classifications: Z695.64, 781.655
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Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall by Thelonious Monk Quartet( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A previously unreleased treasure only uncovered in 2005, this 1957 live recording captures one of the greatest jazz combos at its height. The set list consists entirely of Monk classics, such as "Evidence" and "Epistrophy."
Early motion pictures : the paper print collection in the Library of Congress by Library of Congress( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The George Kleine collection of early motion pictures in the Library of Congress : a catalog by Library of Congress( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archival moving image materials : a cataloging manual by Wendy White-Hensen( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving image materials : genre terms by Martha M Yee( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of film( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of early feature and short films held by the Library of Congress's Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division that illustrate the history of film from 1900-1926
Wonderful inventions motion pictures, broadcasting, and recorded sound at the Library of Congress by David Raksin( Recording )

2 editions published in 1985 and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts of film music by American composer David Raskin, with commentary. An accompanying resource to the book of the same title, edited by Iris Newsom
The Library of Congress presents historic presidential speeches, 1908-1993( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This set of speeches features the actual voices of seventeen American presidents from 1908-1993. They were selected by the staff of the Library of Congress, surviving first ladies, and the living presidents and their staffs
The Mary Pickford Theater in the Library of Congress : [calendar]( )

in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motion picture agreement information( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prelinger Archives( Visual )

in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prelinger Archives was founded in 1983 by Rick Prelinger in New York City. Over the next twenty years, it grew into a collection of over 60,000 "ephemeral" (advertising, educational, industrial, and amateur) films. In 2002, the film collection was acquired by the Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division. Prelinger Archives remains in existence, holding approximately 4,000 titles on videotape and a smaller collection of film materials acquired subsequent to the Library of Congress transaction. Its goal remains to collect, preserve, and facilitate access to films of historic significance that haven't been collected elsewhere. Included are films produced by and for many hundreds of important US corporations, nonprofit organizations, trade associations, community and interest groups, and educational institutions. Getty Images represents the collection for stock footage sale, and over 2,800 key titles (now in the process of increasing to over 5,000) are available here
Vietnam on film and television : documentaries in the Library of Congress by Victoria E Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circular Panarama of Electric Tower( Visual )

and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A most interesting picture at the Pan-American Exposition structure was taken from the north side of the Electric Tower. It presented the most perfect and diversified views of the Transportation Building, Mexican Plaza, the Stadium, and the north side of the Electric Tower
Hymn of the nations by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sole motion picture of Arturo Toscanini, made in Dec. 1943 for the Office of War Information ; a recreation of his NBC Radio broadcast celebrating the downfall of Mussolini's Italian fascist government. "As originally filmed," complete with the Soviet "Internationale", and with restored sound. Also includes the overture to Verdi's "Forza del destino."
America at work, America at leisure motion pictures from 1894-1915( Visual )

in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of motion pictures covering work, school, and leisure activities in the United States from 1894 to 1915. Features films of the United States Postal Service from 1903, cattle breeding, fire fighters, ice manufacturing, logging, calisthenic and gymnastic exercises in schools, amusement parks, boxing, expositions, football, parades, swimming, and other sporting events
The Spanish-American War in motion pictures( Visual )

in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features sixty-eight motion pictures produced between 1898 and 1901 of the Spanish-American War and the subsequent Philippine Revolution. Made by the Edison Manufacturing Company and the American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, films depict troops, ships, notable figures, and parades, as well as reenactments of battles and other war-time events. Offered as part of the American Memory online resource compiled by the National Digital Library Program of the Library of Congress
Theodore Roosevelt his life and times on film( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Derived from the Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection and the Paper Print Collection of the Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division at the Library of Congress, presents 104 films that document the events in Theodore Roosevelt's life from the Spanish-American War in 1898 to his death in 1919. Features selected bibliography, timeline, film chronology, and four sound recordings of Roosevelt stating his progressive political views
Origins of American animation( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Created by the Library of Congress, this Web site is an on-line companion to an exhibit that showcases the development of early American animation. Represented in a collection of 21 animated films and 2 fragments that span the years 1900 to 1921, viewers can appreciate how film evolved through clay, puppet, pen drawings, and cut-out animation and eventually graduated into the high-tech computer animation we have today. These early films also reveal the social attitudes of early 20th century America
The Theodore Roosevelt Association film collection : a catalog by Library of Congress( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3 decades of television : a catalog of television programs acquired by the Library of Congress, 1949-1979 by Library of Congress( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityLibrary of Congress. Motion Picture Section

controlled identityLibrary of Congress. Recorded Sound Section

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