Hot Doc: The Congressional Pictorial Directory for the 112th Congress is now available from the U.S. Government Printing Office
Published biennially by the Joint Committee on Printing, U.S. Congress, the Congressional Pictorial Directory is a compilation of color photographs of all of the men and women of Congress, including Senate and House leadership, officers, as well as appointed Delegates and the Resident Commissioner. It also includes photos of the President, Vice President, and other Capitol Officials.
In addition to the photographs, the Congressional Pictorial Directory contains information on length of service, political party affiliation, and Congressional district. There is also a “Party Division” page that lists the total numbers of Republicans, Democrats, and Independent(s) in the Senate and the House of Representatives. Other sections in the directory include an alphabetical list of senators and representatives.
The online version of the Congressional Pictorial Directory is available FDsys at:
In addition, this publication will be distributed to Federal depository libraries in paper format under:
* Title: 112th Congress, Congressional Pictorial Directory, 2011
* Class: Y 4.P 93/1:1 P/112
* PURL: <http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS11679>
Lori Gwinett, MLIS
Government Documents Librarian