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New York War Stories

  • Aired: 11/01/2009
  • 57:18
  • Rating: NR
The World War II experience as told through interviews with tri-state residents as well as personal accounts in video and letters contributed by public television viewers. The program spans the timeframe from the innocence of the 1939 World's Fair through the aftermath of the atomic bomb.
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The World War II experience as told through interviews with tri-state residents.
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