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Dvořák Symphony No. 7


Resources from The Library of Congress American Folklife Center

On this site, you will find links to manuscripts, unique images, archival repositories and their finding aids, sound recordings, and more. Explore as much as your time permits. Start with the four “quantitative interrogatives”: who? what? when? where? Use these questions to guide your discovery.

— Dr. Melanie Zeck

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Bring Me to Phenomenal Women Bring Me to Symphony No. 7

Phenomenal Women

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The American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress (AFC) documents and shares the many expressions of human experience to inspire, revitalize, and perpetuate living cultural traditions. Designated by the U.S. Congress as the national center for folklife documentation and research, the Center meets its mission by stewarding archival collections, creating public programs, and exchanging knowledge and expertise. The Center’s vision is to encourage diversity of expression and foster community participation in the collective creation of cultural memory.  

 Make the most of your visit to the American Folklife Center 

Learn more about the women in Valerie Coleman’s Phenomenal Women by exploring the following AFC collections. 

*(transcript available on request; video viewable at AFC) 

Symphony No. 7

Additional Resources

To hear more music from the Czech Republic and Czechoslovakia, come to the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress to explore the archival collectionsDespite the word “American” in its title, the American Folklife Center has ethnographical materials in over 500 languages, documenting cultural expression around the world. The Center also holds collections featuring performances of Czech Americans.  Learn how to make the most of your visit to the American Folklife Center 

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