Library of Congress dumps a ton o’ pix on Flickr (BoingBoing)

The Library of Congress today launched a pilot project with Flickr — of the ~14 million prints, photos and other visual materials at the LoC, they’ve uploaded about 3,000 copyright-free photographs from two popular collections to a new Flickr account. The big idea: get folks to tag ’em all. (more. . .)