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Veteran storytellers

Ryan Peavyhouse (above left) flew all the way from Atlanta for the day to have us record his grandfather’s storytelling…. Read more.

Posted on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2006.

9-11 remembered

Racquel Kelly says it helps her to talk about the morning of September 11th, 2001. She was sitting at her… Read more.

Posted on Sunday, May 21st, 2006.

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A librarian’s tale

When Connie Carter first came to work at the Library of Congress in 1965, librarians wore white gloves. Although much… Read more.

Posted on Saturday, May 20th, 2006.

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Stories from Capitol Hill

Melvin Watt is one of a number of Representatives to Congress that decided to visit our StoryBooth. He talked to… Read more.

Posted on Friday, May 19th, 2006.

Happy Anniversary!

StoryCorps returns to the nation’s capital after one year of touring the country. For the record, Justina Mejias takes a… Read more.

Posted on Friday, May 19th, 2006.

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Destruction

In the next few days, we will be doing field recording in some of the areas most heavily affected by… Read more.

Posted on Monday, May 15th, 2006.

Jamming at St. Anna’s Church

We discovered an unexpected gem in St. Anna’s Church, where local musicians play at a community dinner every wednesday evening… Read more.

Posted on Monday, May 15th, 2006.

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Brett’s Muffuletta

Yes, Brett’s sandwich is bigger than his head. The muffuletta is a classic New Orleans specialty sandwich filled with provolone… Read more.

Posted on Monday, May 15th, 2006.

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Past Participants

Musician Benny Jones Jr was interviewed by his friend Henry Griffin. Mr. Jones, a base drummer who comes from a… Read more.

Posted on Friday, May 12th, 2006.

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Folks in Jackson Square

If you’ve ever wanted to sit peacefully on a park bench in the craziest outfit you own, try it in… Read more.

Posted on Thursday, May 11th, 2006.

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