How Americans First Learned of Pearl Harbor
In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Marvin Kalb used film, audio, and photographic records from the… read more
In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Marvin Kalb used film, audio, and photographic records from the National Archives and the Newseum to illustrate the way Americans learned about the December 7, 1941, Japanese attack on the naval base in Hawaii.
The program “"It Is No Joke--It Is a Real War": How Americans First Learned of Pearl Harbor” was presented in the William G. McGowan Theater of the National Archives in partnership with the Newseum. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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