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Historic Views of the Electric City

Special | 45m 47s Video has closed captioning.

Schenectady, NY is a metropolis rich in history, both cultural and industrial. Trace the story of 'The Electric City' from its origins in the Stockade to the present day. In its heyday, Schenectady was known as 'The City That Lights and Hauls the World,' with General Electric on one side and American Locomotive on the other. Walk through several Schenectady neighborhoods with local historians.

Aired: 06/04/96

Expires: 12/31/20

Rating: NR

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