August 31, 2014
Labor Day 2014
We are closed today, August 31, and tomorrow, September 1. Both the library and the computer rooms. The wireless signals can be picked up near the doors.
August 30, 2014
Bicentennial of the Burning
In late August 1814 The British invaded Washington by crossing the bridge at Bladensburg. They then burned the White House, the Navy Yard, and the Capitol which also housed the Library of Congress.
The US Capitol temporarily moved to Brookville.