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Ten O'Clock News; Visions for Boston

12/08/1988

Boston Society of Architects has organized a contest asking designers to rethink Boston for the future. Both fanciful and practical entries were encouraged. Exhibit of their drawings. Interview with Steven Cecil of the BSA committee that organized the event. He describes the goals of the contest and highlights some of the entries, including one by Boston architectural firm Communitas. Dramatic view from high window of Boston landscape Hancock tower in center.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Visions for Boston

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

00:02:47

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Exhibitions
Buildings
City planning
Architecture
Hancock Tower (Boston, Mass.)
Locations
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Kelly, Hope (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Visions for Boston,” 12/08/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A038E49E41B94D6E92456FC51A0A1917.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Visions for Boston.” 12/08/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A038E49E41B94D6E92456FC51A0A1917>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Visions for Boston. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A038E49E41B94D6E92456FC51A0A1917
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