How will our country operate without the LOC?

The country is bracing for a temporary shutdown of the Library of Congress, beginning today. The twenty-five library system will be closed to the public and researchers, according to anRead more »

This week in 1913

From now until the end of the year, we’ll be publishing weekly excerpts from 1913, which  The Observer called “An absolute gem of a book.” 1913 was the year Henry Ford first putRead more »