Ten O'Clock News; Mel King with Jesse Jackson, Part 2
Jesse Jackson (African American political leader) speaks at a campaign rally on behalf of Mel King (candidate for mayor of Boston) at the Concord Baptist Church in the South End. Jackson endorses King's candidacy. King answers a question about the role of newly registered voters in his campaign. The audience cheers for the two men and chants "Win Mel win," and "Run Jesse run." Tape 2 of 2.
- Ten O'Clock News
Mel King with Jesse Jackson, Part 2
- 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
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- African American politicians
- Voter registration
- Jackson, Jesse, 1941-
- Political campaigns
- King, Mel
- South End (Boston, Mass.)
- News Report
- Jackson, Jesse, 1941- (Speaker)
- Harris, Gail (Reporter)
- King, Mel (Speaker)
- Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Mel King with Jesse Jackson, Part 2,” 10/06/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed March 30, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6828D4430EBF4955806862A24BB261C0.
- MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Mel King with Jesse Jackson, Part 2.” 10/06/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. March 30, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6828D4430EBF4955806862A24BB261C0>.
- APA: Ten O'Clock News; Mel King with Jesse Jackson, Part 2. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6828D4430EBF4955806862A24BB261C0