InRetrospect: November Blogging Edition

The Library of Congress blogosphere was a cornucopia of posts on special holidays and  more. Here is just a taste.

In the Muse: Performing Arts Blog

November 22  marked the hundredth birthday of British composer Benjamin Britten.

Inside Adams: Science, Technology & Business

Ellen Terrell explores how Civil War soldiers celebrated the holiday.

In Custodia Legis: Law Librarians of Congress

Megan Wood discusses the importance of the holiday.

The Signal: Digital Preservation

Mike Ashenfelder offers advice for keeping your holiday memories safe for the future.

Teaching with the Library of Congress

The Library’s primary sources can help provoke student thinking regarding the novel’s central issues.

Picture This: Library of Congress Prints & Photos

This Cherokee Indian invented the written form of his spoken language.

From the Catbird Seat: Poetry & Literature at the Library of Congress

Abraham Lincoln receives poems in thanks for his Thanksgiving proclamation.

Folklife Today

Stephanie Hall talks about food preservation.