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Ten O'Clock News; Melville Avenue, Dorchester

12/06/1976

Ornate and intricate architectural details of Victorian house on Melville Avenue in Dorchester. Interior and exterior. Dorchester environs. Ornately furnished rooms, stained glass windows, carved woodwork, chandelier, grand fireplace. People's conversation about the neighborhood and property values overheard in the background. Shot of the Channel 2 news van through the stained glass front door. Several takes of reporter standup on the property values of the Melville Avenue area of Dorchester.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Melville Avenue, Dorchester

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

00:11:24

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Buildings
Architecture
Locations
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Melville Avenue, Dorchester,” 12/06/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8C75A4F02784489D8D238BFB61461CA5.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Melville Avenue, Dorchester.” 12/06/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8C75A4F02784489D8D238BFB61461CA5>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Melville Avenue, Dorchester. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8C75A4F02784489D8D238BFB61461CA5
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