GBH Openvault

Ten O'Clock News; Time magazine cover party, reel 1


Tone at beginning of video. Reception at Harvard Club for prominent Bostonians who appeared on Time magazine covers., in celebration of Boston's 350th anniversary. Closeups on Time cover portraits, including those of Nathan Pusey, D. Brainerd Holmes, Julia Child, Buckminster Fuller, Sarah Caldwell. Several Time's Men of the Year covers. Interview with man about the event. B-roll of guests at the party. Those in attendance include Buckminster Fuller, John Collins, Barney Frank, and Julia Child.

License Clip

View online at the Boston TV News Digital Library

More material may be available from this program at the GBH Archives. If you would like research access to the collection at GBH, please email

Ten O'Clock News

Time magazine cover party, reel 1

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



Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Collins, John F. (John Frederick), 1919-1995
Mass media
Frank, Barney, 1940-
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983
Child, Julia
Boston (Mass.)
News Report
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Time magazine cover party, reel 1,” 04/10/1980, GBH Archives, accessed October 1, 2023,
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Time magazine cover party, reel 1.” 04/10/1980. GBH Archives. Web. October 1, 2023. <>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Time magazine cover party, reel 1. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
If you have more information about this item, we want to know! Please contact us, including the URL.