1939 Documentary The City

This 1939 documentary argued that modern cities had become unhealthy and that planned communities more like pre-industrial small-town America… read more

This 1939 documentary argued that modern cities had become unhealthy and that planned communities more like pre-industrial small-town America were preferable. The film was produced for the 1939 New York World’s Fair, the music was composed by Aaron Copeland, and in 1998 the film was selected by the Library of Congress for preservation in the National Film Registry. close

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1939 Documentary The City

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Program ID:
321540-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Sep 27, 2014 | 10:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Oct 19, 2014 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Sep 27, 2014 | 10:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 28, 2014 | 4:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 29, 2014 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 04, 2014 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 05, 2014 | 4:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 11, 2014 | 5:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 12, 2014 | 3:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 19, 2014 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3