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Utica, New York, Stages a Nuclear Attack Drill ca. 1960

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  • Creator WPA Film Library
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [Place of publication not identified] : WPA Film Library, [1960] New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Films Media Group, 2007. ©1960
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 1 sec.)) : sound
  • OCLC ocn957598763

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Summary

  • The possibility of nuclear war loomed large in the minds of Americans in the early years of the cold war. In 1960, the city of Utica, New York, staged a citywide drill - the largest of its kind ever attempted - to gauge preparedness in the event of a nuclear attack.

Notes

  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1960.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 10, 2007.
  • Streaming video file.
  • Closed-captioned.

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  • Utica, New York, Stages a Nuclear Attack Drill ca. 1960 (1:01)
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