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Ten O'Clock News; USS Constitution

06/17/1976

Small bits of drop out throughout. USS Constitution (Old Ironsides). Two red tugboats and a Coast Guard boat nearby. Gangplank hoisted and dropped. Helicopter hovers over harbor. Onlookers line dock. Ship moves away from wharf under escort for turnaround.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

USS Constitution

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:15:54

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Constitution (Frigate)
United States. Coast Guard
Ships
Locations
Boston Harbor (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; USS Constitution,” 06/17/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1AD2B143E4DE4E3FB39BB80DCC73EC2F.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; USS Constitution.” 06/17/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1AD2B143E4DE4E3FB39BB80DCC73EC2F>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; USS Constitution. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1AD2B143E4DE4E3FB39BB80DCC73EC2F
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