INSIDE FENWAY PARK: AN ICON AT 100

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"Inside Fenway Park: An Icon at 100" celebrates the centennial of the oldest (and smallest) ballpark in America. Using a Red Sox/Yankees game as a thread, the film tells the story of Fenway's long history as a venue for sports and as a public space; masses for WWI soldiers, a 1918 Irish Republican rally, FDR's last presidential campaign speech, concerts by Bruce Springsteen and others. In 1999, it looked as if Fenway would be razed to make way for a new ballpark. Luckily, wiser heads prevailed and Boston's most popular attraction (more tourists visit Fenway than the Freedom Trail) survived.

Previously Aired

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Time
Channel
3/27/2012
8 p.m.
3/28/2012
1 a.m.
4/1/2012
3 p.m.
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