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Ten O'Clock News; AFSCME strike

06/21/1976

Exteriors of the Massachusetts State House. AFSCME (American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees) state workers on strike, picketing outside State House with placards. Closeup on Beacon St. street sign.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

AFSCME strike

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

00:06:13

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Massachusetts -- Politics and government
Picketing
Strikes and lockouts
Massachusetts State House (Boston, Mass.)
Locations
Boston (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; AFSCME strike,” 06/21/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E8BB9001D2FE4CCF8D0E4D66DBD29BB7.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; AFSCME strike.” 06/21/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E8BB9001D2FE4CCF8D0E4D66DBD29BB7>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; AFSCME strike. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E8BB9001D2FE4CCF8D0E4D66DBD29BB7
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