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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Includes bibliographical references (p. 411-417)
Topics: Dairy farming -- California, Ranches -- California, Golden Gate National Recreation Area (Calif.),...
Smithsonian Libraries
by Smithsonian Folklife Festival (1998 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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Wisconsin -- Pahiyas : a Philippine harvest -- The Baltic nations : Estonia, Latvia, and Estonia -- The Rio Grande/Rio Bravo basin -- Festival concerts
Topics: Smithsonian Folklife Festival (1998 : Washington, D.C.), Folk music, Folk festivals
Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1995 : Washington, D.C.); Borden, Carla M; Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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Includes bibliographies and discographies
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1995 : Washington, D.C.), Indian women, Russian Americans, Folk...
American Libraries
by Olszewski, George J; United States. National Park Service. National Capital Region
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eye 7,221
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-129) and index
Topics: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Ford's Theatre (Washington, D.C.)
Clemson University Libraries
by Hamilton and Associates; National Park Service
texts
eye 6,919
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Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1991 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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eye 6,177
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Roots of rhythm and blues: the Robert Johnson era -- Family farming in the heartland -- Forest, field and sea: folklife in Indonesia -- Land in Native American cultures
Topics: Johnson, Robert, d. 1938, Festival of American Folklife (1991 : Washington, D.C.), Farmers, Family...
Clemson University Libraries
texts
eye 4,935
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Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1992 : Washington, D.C.); United States. National Park Service; Smithsonian Institution
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eye 4,660
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"1056-6805"--P. [ii]
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1992 : Washington, D.C.), Folk festivals
Smithsonian Libraries
by Smithsonian Folklife Festival (1999 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage; United States. National Park Service
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Celebrating New Hampshire's stories -- Gateways to Romania -- South Africa, crafting the economic renaissance of the rainbow nation
Topics: Smithsonian Folklife Festival (1999 : Washington, D.C.), Folk festivals
Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1997 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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"Cosponsored by the National Park Service."
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1997 : Washington, D.C.), African Americans, Sacred music, Folk...
Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1992 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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Includes the program for the Festival
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1992 : Washington, D.C.), Maroons, Indians, Folk festivals
Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1993 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1993 : Washington, D.C.), Folk festivals, Multiculturalism,...
Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1994 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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"Co-sponsored by the National Park Service"--T.p
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1994 : Washington, D.C.), Folk festivals
Prelinger Library
by United States. National Park Service; United States. Work Projects Administration; Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
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eye 3,792
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Topics: National parks and reserves -- United States, Natural monuments
Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1990 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1990 : Washington, D.C.), Protest songs, Folk festivals
Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1989 : Washington, D.C.); Proschan, Frank; United States. National Park Service; Smithsonian Institution
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Editor from p. [3]
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1989 : Washington, D.C.), French Americans, Folklore, Folklore,...
Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1988 : Washington, D.C.); Vennum, Thomas; Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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eye 3,403
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: American Folklore Society, Festival of American Folklife (1988 : Washington, D.C.), Folklore, Folk...
Clemson University Libraries
by National Park Service
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eye 3,400
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Clemson University Libraries
texts
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Clemson University Libraries
texts
eye 3,047
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Clemson University Libraries
by National Park Service
texts
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Clemson University Libraries
by National Park Service
texts
eye 2,999
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Clemson University Libraries
texts
eye 2,863
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Clemson University Libraries
by Hamilton and Associates; National Park Service
texts
eye 2,858
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Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1986 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
texts
eye 2,831
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1986 : Washington, D.C.), Folklore, Folk festivals
Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 2,829
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 2,826
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Clemson University Libraries
by Hamilton and Associates; National Park Service
texts
eye 2,808
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Prelinger Library
by Butowsky, Harry A; United States. National Park Service. History Division; United States. National Park Service
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eye 2,807
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Astronomical observatories -- United States, Historic sites -- United States, Historic buildings --...
Clemson University Libraries
by National Park Service
texts
eye 2,807
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Clemson University Libraries
by Hamilton and Associates; National Park Service
texts
eye 2,778
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Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1987 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
texts
eye 2,674
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1987 : Washington, D.C.), Folk festivals, Sociolinguistics, Folklore
Clemson University Libraries
texts
eye 2,666
favorite 1
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Government Documents
by Boston National Historical Park (Boston, Mass.); Goody, Clancy and Associates; United States. National Park Service
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eye 2,642
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...a study of Boston's Freedom Trail with recommendations; covers 1) preservation and historic issues, 2) landscape issues, 3) existing site conditions, 4) transportation planning, existing conditions, 5) baseline market and economic report and 6) interpretation and its uses; gives brief history of significant sites and buildings on the trail and related sites in the waterfront area, Boston's neighborhoods, and outside of Boston; a copy of this item was in the BRA collection..
Topics: Historic buildings, Historic preservation, Landscape gardening, Transportation, Walking Tours,...
Source: bplgovdocs
Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1981 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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The Use of Birchbark by the Ojibwa Indians -- Trouping Under Canvas: The American Tent Show Tradition -- Crafts in a Folklife Festival: Why Include Them and How to Evaluate Them -- Tradtional Southern Crafts in the Twentieth Century -- To Hear a Hand: Deaf Folklore and Deaf Culture -- Adobe: An Ancient Folk Technology -- Preserving Folk Arts: The National Endowment for the Arts, Folk Arts Program -- South Slavic American Musical Traditions -- Playground Folkgames and the Community of Children...
Topics: National Endowment for the Arts. Folk Arts Program, Festival of American Folklife (1981 :...
Clemson University Libraries
by American Hiking Society; National Park Service
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eye 2,522
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
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eye 2,521
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Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1978 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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Festival, folklife and community -- Mexican communities -- Ethnic community -- Native American community -- Family folklore -- Children's folklore -- Occupational community -- Energy and community -- Regional communitiy
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1978 : Washington, D.C.), Folk festivals, Communities
Clemson University Libraries
texts
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Smithsonian Libraries
by Smithsonian Folklife Festival (1999 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage; United States. National Park Service
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Celebrating New Hampshire's stories -- Gateways to Romania -- South Africa, crafting the economic renaissance of the rainbow nation
Topics: Smithsonian Folklife Festival (1999 : Washington, D.C.), Folk festivals
Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1984 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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eye 2,419
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Alaska's rich load of occupational folklife -- Adaptation and innovation in Tlingit and Haida salmon fisheries -- Smoking and curing fish in Alaska, Norwegian style -- Grandmotherly knowledge, grandfatherly knowledge: Alaska's traditional native arts -- Yupik dancing -- Alaska native oral tradition -- Folk arts and the elderly -- All of life's a stage: the aesthetics of life review -- Life not death in Venice: the Israel Levin Center project -- Black American urban culture -- Street dancing,...
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1984 : Washington, D.C.), Urban African Americans, Folk festivals,...
Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 2,386
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BYU Larsen Yellowstone Collection
by Haines, Aubrey L; Yellowstone Library and Museum Association; United States. National Park Service
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eye 2,363
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Originally appeared as "The Bannock Indian Trails of Yellowstone National Park" in Archaeology of Montana, vol. 4, no. 1 (March, 1962), p. 1-8
Topic: Bannock Indians
Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 2,342
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 2,327
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Clemson University Libraries
by National Park Service
texts
eye 2,252
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Clemson University Libraries
by National Park Service
texts
eye 2,195
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Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1985 : Washington, D.C.); United States. National Park Service; Smithsonian Institution
texts
eye 2,181
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1985 : Washington, D.C.), Folklore, Folk festivals, Kumbha Mela...
Prelinger Library
by United States. National Park Service
texts
eye 2,149
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Bibliography: p. 15
Topics: Avian botulism -- United States, Birds -- Diseases United States
Clemson University Libraries
texts
eye 2,109
favorite 1
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 2,065
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 2,022
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Illinois State Library
by Illinois. Division of Long Range Planning. Systems Planning & Research Unit; United States. National Park Service
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Prepared with the assistance of De Leuw, Cather & Company, Planners and Engineers of Chicago and the Illinois Historic Sites Advisory Council
Topics: Historic buildings, Historic sites
Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 1,994
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 1,973
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Smithsonian Libraries
by Festival of American Folklife (1973 : Washington, D.C.); Smithsonian Institution; United States. National Park Service
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eye 1,973
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Cover title
Topics: Festival of American Folklife (1973 : Washington, D.C.), Folklore, Indians of North America,...
Clemson University Libraries
by National Park Service
texts
eye 1,972
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 1,955
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Clemson University Libraries
by National Park Service
texts
eye 1,929
favorite 1
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Prelinger Library
by United States. National Park Service. Division of Publications
texts
eye 1,928
favorite 1
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Topic: North Cascades National Park (Wash.) -- Guidebooks
Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 1,921
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American Libraries
by Illinois. Dept. of Conservation. Division of Long Range Planning. Systems Planning & Research Unit; United States. National Park Service
texts
eye 1,906
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Topics: Historic sites -- Illinois, Historic buildings -- Illinois, Historic preservation -- Illinois
Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 1,835
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 1,833
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 1,830
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Clemson University Libraries
texts
eye 1,830
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Clemson University Libraries
by National Park Service
texts
eye 1,810
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 1,801
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Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
texts
eye 1,793
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American Libraries
by United States National Park Service
texts
eye 1,793
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=p1QsAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Cornell University Library
by United States. National Park Service; Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942; Bailey, Florence Augusta (Merriam) 1863-
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Glacier National Park (Agency : U.S.), Mammals, Birds
Clemson University Libraries
by Department of the Interior; National Park Service
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eye 1,771
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