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A before and after comparison, starting with the records in their original boxes and ending with the records re-housed in acid-free storage and placed in our archives.

Byrd Press Series Open for Research!

By Malorie Matos It was nearly one year ago … [Read More...]

From L to R: Dylan Rosenlieb, Jody Brumage, Casey DeHaven, Malorie Matos, Ray Smock, David Ferriero, and Jay Wyatt.

Byrd CLS Hosts Federal Historians’ Annual Meeting

This past weekend, the Byrd CLS proudly welcomed … [Read More...]

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New Photograph Collection Open!

We are excited to announce that a new photograph … [Read More...]

Howard Nemerov speaking before a joint session of Congress on

Two Poets on Congress

by Ray Smock April is National Poetry Month and … [Read More...]

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