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Ten O'Clock News; Tent City housing

08/13/1987

Low-income residents line up to become potential South End homeowners in Tent City project. Photographs from the 1968 tent city protest. Interviews with applicants and Tent City administrations on affordable housing.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Tent City housing

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

00:03:23

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Housing
Locations
South End (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Jones, Marcus (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Tent City housing,” 08/13/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9B5193183C8D4ED8A4A8D682B15C6323.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Tent City housing.” 08/13/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9B5193183C8D4ED8A4A8D682B15C6323>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Tent City housing. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9B5193183C8D4ED8A4A8D682B15C6323
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