February 15, 2017•7 min
Seventy-five years ago, with America in the thick of the Second World War, the world first heard a celebrated patriotic fanfare by Aaron Copland. WNYC’s Sara Fishko has more in this edition of Fishko Files.
Hear Henry Wallace's speech "The Price of Free World Victory," as recited in the 1943 Paramount Pictures documentary short Paramount Victory Short No. T2-3: The Price of Victory.
WNYC Production Credits
Executive Producer: Sara FishkoAssistant Producer: Olivia BrileyMix Engineer: Wayne ShulmisterManaging Editor, WNYC News: Karen Frillmann