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StoryCorps Shorts: Silvia's Legacy
Short Film | 02/21/2018 | 3 Mins

Ellaraino experienced a common teenage reaction when she learned she’d have to leave Los Angeles to spend the summer in Louisiana with her great-grandmother, Silvia. Less common was Ellaraino’s realization that Silvia had lived through the Civil War, and had a lot to teach her great-granddaughter about the true meaning of freedom.

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  • Richard O'Conner Richard O'Conner