Wake of '38

Wake of '38

Special | 59m 5s | Video has closed captioning.

Wake of '38 is the Emmy-winning WSBE documentary about Great New England Hurricane of 1938, one of the most destructive and powerful hurricanes in recorded history. Made in 1978, the film features dramatic home movie and newsreel footage taken during the height of the raging storm, and archival photos of the aftermath. The film also features compelling accounts of the storm's survivors.

Aired: 07/06/21

Rating: NR

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Wake of '38 is a local public television program presented by Rhode Island PBS.