Main Reading Room, Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, Carol M. Highsmith Archive (REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-highsm-03187)

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A great research experience. The most helpful people ever, and I don't mean only the librarians. Everyone went out of their way to help.
January 2011 by labwriter
Visited while on a trip to DC. A friend, not the library type, went with me and was enthralled--as was I.
June 2008 by karen5l

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