Library of Congress Manuscript Division

Library of Congress curator Jeff Flannery discusses the history of the Manuscript Division. The Library of Congress Manuscript Division was founded in… read more

Library of Congress Manuscript Division Library of Congress curator Jeff Flannery discusses the history of the Manuscript Division. The Library of Congress Manuscript Division was founded in 1897 and is home to over 60 million items contained in 11,000 collections. Mr. Flannery talked about its history and we see items from some of the collections including presidential letters, war memorandums, and the “Rough Draft” of the Declaration of Independence.  close

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Library of Congress Manuscript Division

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Program ID:
432939-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 16, 2017 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Sep 24, 2017 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Sep 16, 2017 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 17, 2017 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 24, 2017 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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