Ten O'Clock News; Grand Bostonians
Mayor Kevin White honors seven distinguished Bostonians at a gala reception at the Parkman House. Women's rights advocate Florence Luscombe, community activist Melnea Cass, former senator and governor Leverett Saltonstall, former senator and ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge, theater critic Elliot Norton, historian Walter Muir Whitehill, entrepreneur Sidney Rabb (of Stop & Shop). Personal narratives of the honorees with archival stills of their lives.
- Ten O'Clock News
- 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
- Cass, Melnea A. (Melnea Agnes), 1896-1978
- Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1902-1985
- Saltonstall, Leverett, 1892-1979
- White, Kevin H.
- Boston (Mass.)
- News Report
- Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Grand Bostonians,” 08/06/1977, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 26, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F85D88E2CFF4B13A34A0BC7886CBECB.
- MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Grand Bostonians.” 08/06/1977. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 26, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F85D88E2CFF4B13A34A0BC7886CBECB>.
- APA: Ten O'Clock News; Grand Bostonians. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F85D88E2CFF4B13A34A0BC7886CBECB