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  • War of the Worlds: American Experience

American Experience | Radios by the Millions | PBS

Duration: 00:29
Program: War of the Worlds: American Experience #2506
Broadcast Date: Oct. 30, 2013

During the height of the Great Depression, radios were being purchased by the millions. By 1938, nearly 80% of American homes had a radio. People were willing to forego many modern technological conveniences, but the radio remained a lifeline for the American public.

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Post Date: September 23, 2013