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Neighborhoods; Meet Tom Menino

08/31/1984

Hyde Park / Roslindale


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Series
Neighborhoods
Program
Meet Tom Menino
Program Number

102

Series Description

Broadcast in September 1984 and May 1985

A series of 10 documentaries profiling various Boston neighborhoods. The program deals with subjects as "The World Halfball Tournament" in Charlestown. Other neighborhoods such as Hyde Park, Roslindale, Allston, East Boston and Roxbury are highlighted. Produced by Howard Husock. Co-production of WGBH and Cablevision of Boston.

See September 1984 and May 1985 Dial Program Guides for more information. Series release date: 1984

Program Description

Behind the scenes look at the District City Council Election Campaign of Tom Menino. The camera follows Menino as he strategizes with advisors, campaigns, delivers speeches and meet the constituents of the Hyde Park district he seeks to represent. Program briefly discusses the local history of the area and its people through rememberances by people such as Meninos’s own father Carl. Also appearing in the program are Tom Menino’s wife Angela; Nancy Hannan, Hyde Park Historical Society; and Menino’s political adversaries in the campaign, including Richard Kenney; Robert MacGregor; Constane Brown; and William Broderick.

Produced and directed by Howard Husock.

Series Description: A series of 10 documentaries profiling various Boston neighborhoods. The program deals with subjects as "The World Halfball Tournament" in Charlestown. Other neighborhoods such as Hyde Park, Roslindale, Allston, East Boston and Roxbury are highlighted.

Duration

00:29:05

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Local Communities
Creators
Husock, Howard (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Neighborhoods; Meet Tom Menino,” 08/31/1984, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9784AD4DB5644AAC96DD85BD393E2634.
MLA: “Neighborhoods; Meet Tom Menino.” 08/31/1984. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9784AD4DB5644AAC96DD85BD393E2634>.
APA: Neighborhoods; Meet Tom Menino. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9784AD4DB5644AAC96DD85BD393E2634
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