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Ed Hart : Eyewitness Accounts, Greece

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William Howell Wells, a former official with the Information Department of OPA and current Director of Film Production for UNRRA, discusses conditions, as he saw them, in Greece, and in Europe as a whole, after WWII. Among stories of rationing and food and supply shortages, he tells a story about discovering a hidden Nazi documentary about the destruction of a Greek canal.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


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