Ten O'Clock News; Argo Merchant
Nantucket shore sunset. Several takes of reporter standup. Reporter interviews John Clay, engineering officer who was working on the Argo Merchant oil spill. Clay points out the effects of the oil spill on the major fishing areas off the coast of Massachusetts, including the Georges Bank. Nantucket shore with ice and snow, seagulls.
- 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
- Oil spills
- Water -- Pollution
- Petroleum industry and trade
- Nantucket (Mass.)
- News Report
- Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Argo Merchant,” 12/22/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed August 19, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_94D5E41020C54C6D83DB08233F77CEA0.
- MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Argo Merchant.” 12/22/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. August 19, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_94D5E41020C54C6D83DB08233F77CEA0>.
- APA: Ten O'Clock News; Argo Merchant. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_94D5E41020C54C6D83DB08233F77CEA0