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Ten O'Clock News; Boston Marathon and Local 26

04/16/1987

Hotel workers union Local 26 is not being permitted to protest against Boston Marathon sponsor and Back Bay Hilton owner, John Hancock, during the race. Start of the Boston Marathon. Interview with union leader Domenic Bozzotto. Hearing on the protesting. Several union protests. Footage from a John Hancock Boston Marathon commercial.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Boston Marathon and Local 26

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

00:04:13

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Boston Marathon
Labor unions
Demonstrations
Locations
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
George, Christy (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Boston Marathon and Local 26,” 04/16/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8ECE863F71114E7F866DC25FDA845FFF.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Boston Marathon and Local 26.” 04/16/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8ECE863F71114E7F866DC25FDA845FFF>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Boston Marathon and Local 26. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8ECE863F71114E7F866DC25FDA845FFF
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