Nutria, Prisons, & Cooking: Using to Promote Our "Interesting" Government Documents
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  • Introduction: Using the photo sharing website,, let’s promote, share, and contribute images about these gems in our collections! View examples from various depositories, libraries, and groups, including the Library of Congress. Learn how to create your own Flickr account and groups for sharing your library’s public domain resources.

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  • Nutria, Prisons, & Cooking Using to Promote Our “Interesting” Government Documents! Rebecca Blakeley, Stephanie Braunstein, & Cynthia DuBois
  • How it all began…
  • Inspirations…
  • McNeese’s Flickr Account
  • Profile Page
  • Account Page
  • Other McNeese Treasures
  • Louisiana State Sovereignty Commission Pamphlets, 1960s
  • Group Batch Organizing & Create Sets
  • Other Groups: Gov Doc Covers
  • Other Groups: Best. Titles. Ever.
  • Best. Titles. Ever.
  • Ahem. On a more serious note… LOC & Smithsonian on Flickr
  • Other Flickr Services: API
  • Other Flickr Services: RSS Feeds
  • Other Flickr Services: Usage Statistics
  • “ Badge” for your Website or Blog!
  • Badge in My Blog
  • Ok, let’s look at Nicholls’ and LSU’s Gov Doc Stuff!
  • Nicholls’ Flickr Account
  • Prison Newsletters
  • More Prison Newsletters
  • Angolite’s Sober
  • Parish Series
  • The Louisiana Tourist
  • Miscellaneous Docs of Note
  • LSU’s Flickr Account
  • Farmers’ Bulletins
  • Fashion Dictates the Wearing of a Hat While Pickling at Home (at least in 1927)—and See What Can Happen If You Don’t Do It Right the First Time!
  • From Aunt Sammy (Now, Who Could That Be?) to Her “Radio Friends.”
  • Which Do You Love More—Your Country or the Flaky Crust of Your Apple Pie?
  • The Congressional Club, chartered by an Act of Congress in 1908, is “composed of the wives and daughters of members of Congress, of the Cabinet, and of the Supreme Court” (preface, p. ix).
  • So…are YOU going to use Flickr now?
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