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Ten O'Clock News; Pope in North America

09/22/1987

Overview of Pope John Paul II's second visit to North America. Footage of his visit in various settings -- addressing masses of people, giving communion, walking with President Reagan. Interviews with people on their reactions to the Pope's visit, and some where people pose hypothetical questions for Pope.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Pope in North America

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

00:04:32

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Popes
John Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005
Catholic Church
Locations
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Kelly, Hope (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Pope in North America,” 09/22/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_265A8A3CD1A14B96A29ABA8E23048318.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Pope in North America.” 09/22/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_265A8A3CD1A14B96A29ABA8E23048318>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Pope in North America. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_265A8A3CD1A14B96A29ABA8E23048318
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