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Ten O'Clock News; Compilation tape


Regina Maris ship. Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg unveils JFK sculpture model. Michael Dukakis and William Bulger pose for picture with the statue. Soviet ambassador Yuri Dubynin give speech at Kennedy Library on nuclear weapons control; Jerome Wiesner, McGeorge Bundy, Ted Sorenson, Edward Kennedy. Christian Science Twitchells story. Steven Pierce on revenue in the State House chambers. Massachusetts National Guard building. Illegal immigrant raid at Suffolk Downs. Justice Department seal. Excerpts from Charles Stark Draper films, including lecture, "Theory of Inertial Guidance" from 1961, "The Airplane at Play" from 1931, with audio from a 1976 lecture, and 1976 dedication ceremony in Technology Square.

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Ten O'Clock News

Compilation tape

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



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John F. Kennedy Library and Museum
Nuclear weapons
Massachusetts. National Guard
Wiesner, Jerome B. (Jerome Bert), 1915-1994
Kennedy, Caroline, 1957-
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
Draper, C. S. (Charles Stark)
Pierce, Steven D.
Cambridge (Mass.)
Columbia Point (Boston, Mass.)
News Report
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Compilation tape,” 04/01/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 26, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FFB13D8625A1455EBA7EB3671E4CC5C6.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Compilation tape.” 04/01/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 26, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FFB13D8625A1455EBA7EB3671E4CC5C6>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Compilation tape. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FFB13D8625A1455EBA7EB3671E4CC5C6
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