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Goin' to Chicago

1 hour 11 minutes

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One of the greatest migrations in American history occurred during the first half of the century when over 6 million African Americans moved from the rural south to urban areas in the north, such as Chicago. This documentary-style program re-creates that event via newsreel footage from the period and interviews with the people who made the journey.The issues of urban decay are discussed.

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Runtime: 1 hour 11 minutes

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