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Ten O'Clock News; Langton on Gardner theft

03/19/1990

Interview with mystery writer Jane Langton on art theft at Gardner Museum, which somewhat parallels one of her novels. B-roll follows of interiors of Gardner Museum and planted atrium. Guards, antique furniture, tapestries, paintings. Police line. Museum employee discussing investigation in the background while filming b-roll.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Langton on Gardner theft

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

00:11:45

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Langton, Jane, 1922-
Art museums
Authors
Police
Theft
Arts
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
Locations
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Langton, Jane, 1922- (Interviewee)
Kelly, Hope (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Langton on Gardner theft,” 03/19/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_33FB6DB331F248A1B6C15D1AA1AF5DA3.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Langton on Gardner theft.” 03/19/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_33FB6DB331F248A1B6C15D1AA1AF5DA3>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Langton on Gardner theft. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_33FB6DB331F248A1B6C15D1AA1AF5DA3
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