September 24, 2018

Today in History: Russian Molokan Church

Today in History–September 14–the Library of Congress features the Russian Molokan Church, which held services in their new church in San Francisco on this day in 1938. Find out more by visiting the Today in History section, then click the links below to access related resources.Russian Molokan Church Service photos & audio recordingsMr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff singing unaccompanied Russian Molokan hymnsHistoric U.S. newspaper coverage: Russian … [Read more...]

Today in History: Harvard University

Today in History–September 14–the Library of Congress features Harvard University, named in honor of its first benefactor, John Harvard, who died on this day in 1638. Find out more by visiting the Today in History section, then click the links below to access more primary sources related to this venerable institution located in Cambridge, Massachusetts.Harvard imagesHarvard sheet musicHarvard songs (audio recordings)Harvard books, reports & other textsU.S. legislation … [Read more...]