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Writing Prompt for September 2016

Writing Prompt for September 2016

Last week, National Public Radio covered the story of the first woman and first African-American sworn in as librarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden. Dr. Hayden said one of her first priorities is to digitize the more than 162 million items in the library’s collection. These materials include the Bible Rosa Parks carried in her purse and her handwritten notes…

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