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Ten O'Clock News; Abandoned housing in Dorchester

08/19/1976

Interviews with Dorchester residents on Dorchester Fair Share's effort to get HUD or city of Boston to sell vacant properties to people who would rehabilitate them and pay taxes. B-roll of abandoned house on Bowdoin Street, Dorchester. Trashed interior. Other houses with boarded up windows.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Abandoned housing in Dorchester

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

00:13:04

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Urban planning
Housing
Buildings
United States. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
Taxation
Locations
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Stoia, Judy (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Abandoned housing in Dorchester,” 08/19/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B17BBA9F1ABC4267B22F2A4C05D0CBD1.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Abandoned housing in Dorchester.” 08/19/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B17BBA9F1ABC4267B22F2A4C05D0CBD1>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Abandoned housing in Dorchester. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B17BBA9F1ABC4267B22F2A4C05D0CBD1
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