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An Introduction to “A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774-1875”

Title: An Introduction to “A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774-1875”

Speakers: 

  • Barbara Bavis, Bibliographic and Research Instruction Librarian, Law Library of Congress
  • Robert M. Brammer, Senior Legal Information Specialist, Law Library of Congress

Description:

    This webinar provides a detailed overview of the digital collections contained in the Library of Congress website, “A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774-1875.” The site contains important early legal materials and Congressional documents and debates, including the U.S. Serial Set and the precursors to the Congressional Record. The webinar covers the content of the collections on the site, and when each is useful, as well as offer search tips.

Duration: 55 minutes

Date Recorded: 10/12/2017

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