WGBH Openvault

Ten O'Clock News; Landsmark attack photos

04/06/1976

Stanley Forman's Herald American photographs of Theodore Landsmark being attacked on City Hall plaza by Joseph Rakes and teenage boys from South Boston. Sen. Bill Owens addresses crowd, withdrawing vote of confidence for Kevin White's ability to ease Boston's racial tension and saying that Boston is not a safe city for people of color. Report of the reactions of Robert DiGrazia (police commissioner), Mayor Kevin White, and James Kelly (head of Home and School Association of South Boston).


License Clip

View online at the Boston TV News Digital Library

More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email archive_requests@wgbh.org.

Untranscribed item: Request Transcription

Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Landsmark attack photos

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

00:05:07

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Hate crimes
White, Kevin H.
Kelly, James M., 1940-2007
Assault and battery
Dukakis, Michael S. (Michael Stanley), 1933-
Violence
African American politicians
Landsmark, Theodore C.
Busing for school integration
Owens, Bill, 1937-
DiGrazia, Robert J.
Race relations
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Bullard, Pam (Reporter)
Owens, Bill, 1937- (Speaker)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Landsmark attack photos,” 04/06/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2D1D4DD1F6BA46FA8C53199D5AFF2944.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Landsmark attack photos.” 04/06/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2D1D4DD1F6BA46FA8C53199D5AFF2944>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Landsmark attack photos. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2D1D4DD1F6BA46FA8C53199D5AFF2944
If you have more information about this item, we want to know! Please contact us, including the URL.