‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ museum looking for stories

In this Dec. 8, 2006 photo, a man crosses the street in the village of Seneca Falls, N.Y. For years, civic boosters have pointed out intriguing parallels that suggest Seneca Falls was the inspiration for Bedford Falls, the make-believe mill town in "It's a Wonderful Life." (AP Photo/David Duprey, File)
In this Dec. 8, 2006 photo, a man crosses the street in the village of Seneca Falls, N.Y. For years, civic boosters have pointed out intriguing parallels that suggest Seneca Falls was the inspiration for Bedford Falls, the make-believe mill town in "It's a Wonderful Life." (AP Photo/David Duprey, File)

SENECA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Did the movie “It’s a Wonderful Life” change your life?

Then the It’s A Wonderful Life Museum in upstate New York is interested in your story. The museum in Seneca Falls is asking people what their lives would be like if they had never seen the movie. Written and recorded answers are being accepted for the museum archives.

Though it cannot be proven, many people in Seneca Falls believe their quaint town inspired George Bailey’s make-believe hometown of Bedford Falls in “It’s a Wonderful Life.”

Answers can be sent by mail or through the museum website at http://www.wonderfullifemuseum.com.

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