Library of Congress

  • Library of Congress Acquires Archives of the National Woman’s Party

    The preservation and archiving of the NWP's documents was complicated by the fact that its rival, the National American Woman Suffrage Association struck a deal with the Smithsonian forbidding the museum from including the NWP or Alice Paul in any exhibition on suffrage.

  • Library of Congress Chief Retires Under Fire

    The move comes after the library’s leader, James H. Billington, presided over a series of management and technology failures documented by government watchdog agencies.