Extras

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American Experience

Blackout Preview

What happened when the lights went out in New York in 1977? Premieres 7/14 at 9/8c on PBS.

Blackout Preview

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American Experience

Blackout, Chapter 1

In 1977 the lights went out in New York City for more than 24 hours. Premieres 7/14 on PBS

Blackout, Chapter 1

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American Experience

Why we Made Blackout

"The civilization that was New York came unglued" Blackout premieres July 14 at 9/8c.

Why we Made Blackout

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American Experience

Where did Brooklyn go? From Blackout

Watch the first three minutes of Blackout, premiering July 14 at 9/8c.

Where did Brooklyn go? From Blackout

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American Experience

No Police to Stop Them, from Blackout

Shop owners describe watching locals loot their store during the NYC blackout of 1977.

No Police to Stop Them, from Blackout

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American Experience

"It went from being light to being looting," from Blackout

During the 1977 blackout in New York City, the looting began very quickly. July 14 9/8c.

"It went from being light to being looting," from Blackout

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American Experience

The Station House was in Darkness, From Blackout

First responders recall the 1977 NYC Blackout. Premieres 7/14 at 9/8c on PBS.

The Station House was in Darkness, From Blackout