Top of page

In Retrospect: July Blogging Edition

Share this post:

Here’s a roundup of what’s been going on in the Library of Congress blogosphere in July.

  • In the Muse: Performing Arts Blog

Six Degrees of Ernst Bacon

Pat Padua connects composer Ernst Bacon to Kevin Bacon, among others.

  • The Signal: Digital Preservation

 One Family’s Personal Digital Archives Project

Mike Ashenfelder relates the story of Vernon James and his son James.

  • Picture This: Library of Congress Prints & Photos

 Celebrate Sparkling New FSA Scans

New photos in the Farm Security Administration Collection have been digitized.

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

Sagan’s Papers Offer a Window into His Literary Pursuits

Carl Sagan’s papers include his reading list.

  • Inside Adams: Science, Technology & Business

 A Fortune Made from Fur: John Jacob Astor

Ellen Terrell gives a brief biography of the businessman.

  • In Custodia Legis: Law Librarians of Congress

180th Anniversary of the Law Library of Congress

The Law Library celebrates a milestone.

  • Teaching with the Library of Congress

Sharing Summer Teacher Institute Discoveries

Visiting teachers make collection discoveries.

Add a Comment

This blog is governed by the general rules of respectful civil discourse. You are fully responsible for everything that you post. The content of all comments is released into the public domain unless clearly stated otherwise. The Library of Congress does not control the content posted. Nevertheless, the Library of Congress may monitor any user-generated content as it chooses and reserves the right to remove content for any reason whatever, without consent. Gratuitous links to sites are viewed as spam and may result in removed comments. We further reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to remove a user's privilege to post content on the Library site. Read our Comment and Posting Policy.


Required fields are indicated with an * asterisk.