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

Overview
Works: 158 works in 220 publications in 1 language and 6,151 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 876 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 528 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 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of film( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 142 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 119 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 114 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
Prelinger Archives( Visual )

in English and held by 95 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
The Mary Pickford Theater in the Library of Congress : [calendar]( )

in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motion picture agreement information( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hymn of the nations( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 57 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. He conducts the NBC Symphony Orchestra in a performance of Verdi's overture to "Forza del Distino"; the narrator recounts the contributions of Toscanini and other great Italians to democracy; and Toscanini conducts the NBC Symphony, the Westminister Choir, and Jan Peerce in Verdi's "Hymn of the Nations."
America at work, America at leisure : motion pictures from 1894-1915( Visual )

in English and held by 38 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 37 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
Fifty years of Coca-Cola television advertisements : highlights from the motion picture archives at the Library of Congress( Visual )

in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents television advertisements, outtakes, and experimental footage documenting the historical developments of television advertising for the Coca-Cola carbonated beverage. Includes stop-motion advertising developed between 1954 and 1956; excerpts from the Experimental TV Color Project of 1964; historical, biographical, and finding aid information; timeline; and selected bibliography
Orphans in space : forgotten films from the final frontier( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of short archival, artistic, educational and scientific films and videos centering on the theme of outer space. The fifteen titles come from various archives and mark an ongoing collaboration between partnering NYU entities, American and international archives, and the Orphan Film Symposium
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

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

Wonderful inventions : motion pictures, broadcasting, and recorded sound at the Library of Congress by Library of Congress( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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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English (79)

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