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Mayor O'Dwyer explains the Friendship Train, food supplies collected by Americans for Italians. "This train operates on heart power."
For more on the Friendship Train please go to: http://www.wnyc.org/blogs/neh-preservation-project/2013/feb/11/what-american-music/
Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection
WNYC archives id: 71649
Municipal archives id: LT2423