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Ten O'Clock News; Mission Hill public housing

07/26/1977

Mission Hill public housing project. Seven-story brick buildings. Children walking through public housing courtyard.Ride through South End passing Columbus Avenue brownstones. Harbor Towers twin high rises; tilt up, sign says “forty floors of luxury living.”


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Mission Hill public housing

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

00:08:19

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Housing
Buildings
Neighborhoods
Public housing
Locations
South End (Boston, Mass.)
Mission Hill (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Mission Hill public housing,” 07/26/1977, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_65E24D79728D4611BC772B892C956FDD.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Mission Hill public housing.” 07/26/1977. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_65E24D79728D4611BC772B892C956FDD>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Mission Hill public housing. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_65E24D79728D4611BC772B892C956FDD
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