A Different Country? No! Manhattan in 1939!
On the eve of World War II … and the destruction of European Jewry … someone filmed America's greatest city, home to generations of immigrants from the world over. Now, the images surface in HD color.
Travel back in time and space to a different world, worse in many ways (to a great extent, segregated, sadly) but certainly better in some. A safe city, in spite of the Depression, which stood firmly for the middle and working classes. A truly progressive city, for the most part. Rough and tough. Democratic. Diverse. New York, New York!
Click below. Watch! Enjoy!