The LOC Exposed in the Wise Guide

This month's Wise Guide from the Library of Congress includes a short article, titled The Library Exposed about Carol M. Highsmith's photos of the Library of Congress Jefferson Building. The article links you to the Carol M. Highsmith Archive where these and other photos reside. Have a look at the 400+ photos of the LOC here.

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A great archive of photos

When I visited the Library of Congress last summer, I just remember looking at all the magnificent statues and monuments to truth and knowledge, and feeling like I was standing at the Parthenon, or some other ruin of a civilization which no longer exists. These photos offer a beautiful glimpse of that magnificent building.

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