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Ten O'Clock News; Deer Island

01/27/1977

Interiors of Deer Island House of Corrections. Shots of occupied and unoccupied cells. Shots of cell block. Guard walks down cell block. Graffiti on cell walls. Prisoner walks through cafeteria. Exteriors of Deer Island House of Corrections. Camera operator and reporter discuss composition of shots throughout.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Deer Island

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

00:18:21

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Jails
Prisoners
Locations
Deer Island (Mass. : Cape)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Griffith, Gary (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Deer Island,” 01/27/1977, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_779B8B899EC54FD2B8C2D3B5D7A72E96.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Deer Island.” 01/27/1977. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_779B8B899EC54FD2B8C2D3B5D7A72E96>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Deer Island. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_779B8B899EC54FD2B8C2D3B5D7A72E96
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