Oral Histories: Remembering the 1948 Donora Smog Incident
Department of Communications, California University
Produced in Prof. Jimmy Carter's 'COM336: Broadcast Reporting' course (Spring 2008)
Student Credits: Drew Brown, Erin Lacek, & Steff Smith
Harry Loftus & Paul Brown, Interviewed by Dave Lonich, Ph.D.
Summary: During the Smog tragedy various members of the community assisted the overwhelmed town doctors in ministering
to the sick and suffering. In this interview, two mill workers discuss their impressions of the town events that took place
during the Smog and share their memories of the contributions made by the mill nurses and volunteer firemen.
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