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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Radios by the Millions

  • Aired: 10/29/2013
  • 00:29
  • Rating: NR
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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