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Measure of Change, A


Originally a film transfer to 2”, not for air. 2” tape dated to 1964

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Measure of Change, A
Program Description

The effect of urban renewal on Newburyport, Massachusetts -- through demolition, preservation of the old. Describes the process of restoring the downtown area, using animation and old photos to trace the history of this seafaring town.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

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Chicago: “Measure of Change, A,” 08/02/1976, GBH Archives, accessed January 16, 2022,
MLA: “Measure of Change, A.” 08/02/1976. GBH Archives. Web. January 16, 2022. <>.
APA: Measure of Change, A. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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