RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 29586483 LA Closed-captioned. T1 New Deal, New York A1 James, Dante J., Morton, Joe,, Fayer, Steve,, Blackside, Inc., British Broadcasting Corporation., Television Service., WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), PBS Video., PB PBS Video PP Alexandria, VA YR 1993 AB In his first one hundred days in office, in a effort to stem the effects of the Great Depression, President Roosevelt created many new federal agencies giving jobs and relief to people and transforming the American landscape with public works projects. Nowhere was this transformation more apparent than in Mayor Fiorello La Guardia's New York City. Together Roosevelt and La Guardia expanded and redefined the role of government in the lives of the American people. Primarily uses interviews and historical film footage to portray the era.