The Blizzard of ’78 has to be the most photographed and videoed winter storm in New England history.
Images of stranded cars, battered coastlines and children playing in giant snowdrifts are all vivid memories of that historic storm.
As New Englanders, we commemorated the 35th anniversary of the storm earlier this week – and now Mother Nature is celebrating herself with what could be one of the biggest snowstorms in history.
As we hunker down for this storm let’s take a look back at the Blizzard of ’78. Here are some fun videos from TV and radio broadcasts before, during and after the storm, as well as home movies on YouTube:
And some other footage from the storm…