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Ten O'Clock News; Timilty and Finnegan campaigning

08/02/1979

Campaigning in mayoral race: Joseph Timilty in Ashmont Hill, Dorchester. He speaks on displacement and discusses issues with local families. David Finnegan speaks to press at Boston harbor on returning harbor to its primacy. He explains the importance and efficiency of commuter transportation across the water during an energy crisis.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Timilty and Finnegan campaigning

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

00:21:54

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Finnegan, David I.
Press conferences
Timilty, Joseph F., 1938-
Politics, Practical
Political campaigns
Locations
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)
Boston Harbor (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Stevens, Sharon (Reporter)
Finnegan, David I. (Speaker)
Timilty, Joseph F., 1938- (Speaker)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Timilty and Finnegan campaigning,” 08/02/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E40D767E0DE14BAA86EE5A8968917664.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Timilty and Finnegan campaigning.” 08/02/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E40D767E0DE14BAA86EE5A8968917664>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Timilty and Finnegan campaigning. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E40D767E0DE14BAA86EE5A8968917664
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