The Station House was in Darkness, From Blackout
Clip: Season 27 Episode 7 | 2m 32s
While workers at Consolidated Edison electric company scrambled to restart their failed power system, New York City's police force tried to maintain order with no lights or radio equipment. "Blackout" premieres July 14, 2015 on PBS American Experience.
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"The civilization that was New York came unglued" Blackout premieres July 14 at 9/8c.
Watch the first three minutes of Blackout, premiering July 14 at 9/8c.
In 1977 the lights went out in New York City for more than 24 hours. Premieres 7/14 on PBS
Shop owners describe watching locals loot their store during the NYC blackout of 1977.
During the 1977 blackout in New York City, the looting began very quickly. July 14 9/8c.
What happened when the lights went out in New York in 1977? Premieres 7/14 at 9/8c on PBS.
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