Library of Congress pics on flickr

(by Franco Raimondi)

“… the Library of Congress has placed a few thousands of their pictures on flickr. From:
http://www.loc.gov/blog/?p=233
“If all goes according to plan, the project will help address at least two major challenges: how to ensure better and better access to our collections, and how to ensure that we have the best possible information about those collections for the benefit of researchers and posterity. In many senses, we are looking to enhance our metadata ”
The amazing pictures are here:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/library_of_congress/

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