manuscript draft

Breakfast at Tiffany's is one of the most enduring and influential pieces of literature, despite its less than auspicious beginning.


December 18, 2012--The Library of Congress will place on display the first draft of the Emancipation Proclamation, handwritten by President Abraham Lincoln, for six weeks beginning Jan. 3, 2013, to coincide with the 150th anniversary of the proclamation’s signing.

The draft document -- which has not been on public view since 2007 -- will be on display from Jan. 3 through Feb. 18 in the