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Historical Backdrop for 'Gangs of New York'

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Historical Backdrop for 'Gangs of New York'

Historical Backdrop for 'Gangs of New York'

Historical Backdrop for 'Gangs of New York'

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Allison Keyes talks to Howard Dodson, chief of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in New York, about the 19th-century draft riots in Manhattan, which are the backdrop of Martin Scorsese's new film, Gangs of New York.