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Ten O'Clock News; Ed Logue on walking tour

12/26/1986

Former Boston Redevelopment Authority director Ed Logue tours and comments on development downtown and in Charlestown and Cambridge. He talks about housing prices, the vitality of different neighborhoods, and urban design. He decries prominent glass towers as insensitive to surrounding historical buildings. International Place, Exchange Place, Rowes Wharf, waterfront, Athenaeum. Audio goes out at the very end.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Ed Logue on walking tour

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

00:06:27

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Architecture
Boston Redevelopment Authority
Housing
Logue, Edward J.
Urban policy
City planning
Urban renewal
Buildings
Locations
Boston (Mass.)
Cambridge (Mass.)
Charlestown (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Lydon, Christopher (Reporter)
Logue, Edward J. (Interviewee)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Ed Logue on walking tour,” 12/26/1986, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4522E7E9F5714542B1AD5D4B15399ABA.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Ed Logue on walking tour.” 12/26/1986. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4522E7E9F5714542B1AD5D4B15399ABA>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Ed Logue on walking tour. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4522E7E9F5714542B1AD5D4B15399ABA
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