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'California Dreamin,' Present at the Creation

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'California Dreamin,' Present at the Creation

'California Dreamin,' Present at the Creation

'California Dreamin,' Present at the Creation

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A song that had America dreaming of California sunshine actually was born on a New York winter's day. As part of the Present at the Creation series, NPR's Susan Stamberg has the story of "California Dreamin'," the Mamas and the Papas' enduring anthem to homesickness.

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