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The View From Sagami Bay – August 26, 1945

The View From Sagami Bay – August 26, 1945

– News for August 26, 1945 – NBC Radio/WEAF, New York – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – News for this day in 1945 had much to do with preparations for the official surrender of Japan and the Allied occupation, getting ready to take place within days. Because of a threatened...

World Turned Upside Down – December 26, 2004

World Turned Upside Down – December 26, 2004

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – BBC World Service News – December 26, 2004 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Ten years ago on December 26, 2004, we were jolted from our Christmas mornings-after to learn an earthquake on the floor of the Indian...