Monthly Archives for July 2008

Barton is Curator of Recorded Sound at Library of Congress

Date posted: July 26, 2008

Matthew Barton has been named Curator of Recorded Sound in the Recorded Sound Division of the Library of Congress. He had previously worked with original Library of Congress field recordings for the American Folklife Center. Barton has an extensive background …

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Performance Style & Culture Research at the Library of Congress

Date posted: July 1, 2008

The Performance Style & Culture Research Collection, consisting of more than 200 document boxes and hundreds of computer punch cards and mainframe printouts, was shipped to the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress this month. Archivist Nancy Johnson …

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