Description: Slug: "1/3/75: Gov. Cabinet Swearing in #10931" Several men and women with their hands raised being sworn in followed by close up shots of different men and women. Men and women walk out of chamber to applause and a shot of Governor Dukakis. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 01/03/1975
Description: Former White House Counsel John Dean at Suffolk University speaking in front of students. Footage includes shots of the audience, Dean at the podium, and a few cut off sections of his speech. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 02/25/1975
Description: Members of the state police academy lined up, two women run out of line and into a building. One of the women driving a police car through a course. Interviews with the two women. One of the women throws a man in a combat drill followed by footage of the recruits marching into the building. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 02/25/1975
Description: People discussing different methods of abortion. Sound
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/03/1975
Description: A man demonstrates to a room of reporters the ease of stealing a Ford vehicle. B-roll of the press conference, people in attendance, and different tools. Reporter standup about a bill to require car makers to reach certain antitheft standards. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/03/1975
Description: Footage of Boston College campus, students walking to class, and reporter standup about a new campus in Newton. Interview with a college official about the expansion. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/03/1975
Description: Silent footage of a building on fire, firemen fighting the fire, and fire aftermath in the daylight, and footage of a different fire in an urban area with firemen fighting the fire. Silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/03/1975
Description: Exterior footage of a school, students walking by buses, people in a committee meeting, and students testifying about a difficult learning environment created by busing. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/03/1975
Description: Dr. Kenneth Edelin, who was acquitted of performing an illegal abortion, walking down a hallway surrounded by reporters and exterior shots of hospitals around Boston. Mix of wild sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/03/1975
Description: Demonstration against Gallo Foods and call to boycott lettuce. Students are calling for the Gallo Corporation to negotiate with their workers. Footage includes people marching and chanting in English and Spanish with signs that read, "Boycott Gallo," and a meeting between activists and Gallo representatives. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/03/1975
Description: Interview with a man advocating for a cost of living increase for state employees. Sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/03/1975
Description: Interviews with different men about vocational retraining and funding from the state. Sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/03/1975
Description: Silent footage of people walking down the street, a car driving with its top down, and snow melting.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/03/1975
Description: Indoor footage of a luncheon with parade officials and politicians, including Governor Mike Dukakis and Senator William M. Bulger, seated at the front. Footage of the parade includes floats and several groups of people against busing. A band singing Irish songs at the luncheon. More parade footage including marching bands and politicians. Shot of a police motorcycle on fire, followed by more parade footage. Reporter standup. Sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/16/1975
Description: A reproductive rights rally with speakers including Florence Luscomb, who attended her first women's rights conference in 1892, and Gloria Steinem. Banners reads "Defend Dr. Edelin! Defend Abortion Rights!" and "Abortion is a Woman's Right to Choose." Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/20/1975
Description: No parking signs, meters, cars in a parking lot, and a subway train going by. Silent footage of EPA Hearing on the Boston Transit Control Plan. Interview with a man who wants to encourage the use of public transportation. Reporter standup. Governor Dukakis speaking about reducing the use of the automobile. Interview with a man who thinks that people will resist mandatory regulations. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/20/1975
Description: Men working on the line at the General Motors [GM] Plant polishing cars. Reporter voice over about an employee, Tommy White, who was laid off and now works at a service station. Interview with White and footage of him working at the gas station. Reporter voice-over about laid off workers hoping to return to GM. Reporter standup in front of the GM plant in Framingham. Reporter voice over. Interview with a supervisor at the plant. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/20/1975
Description: People in the State House for a hearing. Shots of logos on shirts from several different gas stations and b-roll of the hearing. Testimony from a service station owners about supplier owned gas stations, and pressures to sell more gas. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/20/1975
Description: Interview with tennis player Larry King about money problems with their league and draft issues. Sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/20/1975
Description: Silent footage of hearing at the State House on state employee benefits. Speakers include the president of one of the State Unions, a teacher, and a man who is willing to go on strike. People holding signs and chanting "11% for food and rent" outside the State House and in the lobby. Police eject people from the State House, some of them fight back. One women fighting with the police and trying to get back into the building. A man calls for a march around the state house. People marching. Police lined up and the crowd marching by. More silent footage of the hearing. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/20/1975
Description: Silent footage of a man at a hearing demonstrating a throat clearing device on a woman, and shots of the audience.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 03/20/1975
Description: Student demonstration on Brown University campus. Group of students playing drum. Reporter standup on earlier student strike and current building takeover and demonstration. Reporter voice over blank screen. Interview with African American student on lack of recruitment of minority students and faculty and support for a Afro American studies program. Reporter voice over blank screen. Interview with representative of Brown University administration. Sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 04/24/1975
Description: Parents and children protest the destruction of their little league field. Interview with parent. Bulldozer working on the baseball field. Conversation between a parent and a city representative on a compromise. Reporter standup. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 04/24/1975
Description: Bill Harrington takes notes at a press conference. Silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 04/24/1975
Description: Interview with National Hockey League referee Red Storey. He talks about the differences between hockey and lacrosse, especially in terms of refereeing the two sports. Sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 04/24/1975
Description: Ribbon cutting ceremony at a building on Warren St. in Roxbury. Men enter the building. Interview with a man on the efforts of the Circle Venture Capital Fund to address the unemployment problem in Roxbury. Footage of a meeting. Mix of silent and sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 04/24/1975
Description: University of Massachusetts meeting on the university system's budget. Man speaks about budget problems. He hopes to make his case to the Massachusetts House Ways and Means Committee. Overhead projector used during meeting. Mix of silent and sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 04/24/1975
Description: B-roll from a meeting of the Alliance for Economic Justice on Massachusetts budget cuts and welfare proposals. A woman speaks at the meeting on the poor treatment of the elderly. A man says the tax cuts will benefit the white suburbs, not the urban minorities. A state official addresses a crowd, asking for the people to give the government a chance to perform before criticizing. A man speaks against Governor Dukakis's proposed economic plans. Another man speaks against State Senator Kelly. Mix of silent and sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 04/24/1975
Description: Silent footage of men installing a window into the John Hancock Tower at ground level with a crowd watching.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 05/14/1975
Description: Outtakes footage of Governor Michael Dukakis speaking at a press conference intermixed with silent shots of people in the room. Dukakis discusses budget cuts and assistance payments. This is a very choppy clip and most of what Dukakis is saying is cut off mid-sentence. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 07/18/1975
Description: Footage of police looking at jewelry cases, open safes, and scattered jewelry. Silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 07/18/1975
Description: Interview with singer Joan Baez about her experiences in Boston, where she is professionally, and other topics followed by silent b-roll of Baez speaking at a luncheon. Reporter cutaways. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 07/18/1975
Description: Silent footage of police and fire trucks in front of a building, men talking, a firefighter taking a hose off the truck, students walking through clouded halls, a room covered in ash, and people getting into an ambulance.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 07/18/1975
Description: A police official at a press conference talking about the arrest of Johns, and the high amount of prostitution around LaGrange Street. Silent footage of cars driving down a street, street signs for LaGrange and Newbury streets, cars driving down the road. A police officer at a press conference discussing law enforcement involving prostitution. Silent footage of people in a hallway, shot of "Good Time Charlie's" bar. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 07/18/1975
Description: A group of students walk through a hall, then shots of them outside marching, and an overhead shot of them marching in a circle. Silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 07/18/1975
Description: Footage of a City Council Hearing on Police Commissioner DiGrazia having demoted Deputy Superintendent Joseph V. Saia. Silent footage of people sitting in a city council room. People at a table testifying. One woman and several men testify, mostly on Siai's behalf. One man says that the Knights of Columbus are not the mafia. More silent b-roll of people in the room. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 07/18/1975
Description: Shot of a street with reporter voice over about finding summer jobs. Interview with a woman, Simone, about why the Greater Boston Area Chamber of Commerce is involved in a student summer job program. Silent footage of a girl, 17 year old Caroline Lawhorn, working on a typewriter at the Charles Draper Laboratories in Cambridge. A young man, Jim Wong, counting money and working as a teller in Suffolk Franklin Savings Bank, exteriors of the bank. Reporter voiceover, followed by interview with Caroline Lawhorn. Reporter standup. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 07/18/1975
Description: Footage of men and women of different racial groups sitting around a table talking about school issues. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 08/16/1975
Description: Committee Against Racism press conference. An African American man speaking outdoors, discussing permits that had been revoked for their group, and a white man talks about a permit that they do have to gather on Boston Commons. Sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 08/16/1975
Description: Footage of women swimming laps in pool, and women playing volleyball. Interview with woman from Harvard on the importance of Title IX. Interview with woman from Boston State on students who play sports while in college. B-roll of men and women swimming laps, swimming coaches at the side of the pool, big timer. Additional footage from interviews and silent cutaways of Natalie Jacobson. Footage of women rowing on the Charles river. Mix of silent, sound, and wild sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 10/15/1975
Description: Show #1-5. A doctor explains different abortion methods. Interview with a woman who had an abortion and thinks it was the right decision, a preliminary interview with a woman at an abortion clinic, different people discuss the physiological impacts of having an abortion, meeting between doctors discussing a patient who wants an abortion and how to advise her. Doctor discusses the advantages of a woman being able to have an abortion in her own community. Interview with a priest who believes that sex is about more than just having children. Cardinal speaking about the Roe vs. Wade decision. Interviews with different doctors, women, and experts on their feelings of a variety of issues surrounding abortion. B-roll includes abortion ads in the paper, interview cutaways, shots of the operating room and lab, a street fair, and exterior shots of hospitals in Boston. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 02/05/1973...2/9/1976
Description: Special summarizing several top news stories from 1975. Topics include budget cuts, desegregation policies, Carson Beach racial violence, Mayor Kevin White's re-election, fire deaths, Mohammand Ali at Harvard, Governor Dukakis, Charlestown busing demonstrations, Susan Saxe, Dr. Kenneth Edlein. Footage includes traffic driving through flooded roads and rain, baseball, workers trying to dig out flooded drains and plow flooded roads, riots in Carson beach, police and hurt people, reporters crowding around Susan Saxe being arrested, Dr. Edelin walking through the courthouse, Muhammand Ali speaking at Harvard, stills of a man, aerial view of the countryside, shot of a city street, reporter stand-ups, shots of research equipment, prescription bottles, a welfare demonstration, Mayor White speaking, fire damaged homes, shots of politicians and personalities, a large ship, a barking dog, Princess Ann on a Horse, boxes of Coors beer, cars in the snow. Damaged mag track causes volume to drop or sound to drop out completely in sections. Edited footage, but sound and picture are separate. Mix of sound, wild sound, and silent. Slug: "1/1/75: Year Ender 1975, Taibbi for 1/1/75 air". [Airdate on slug 1975, but all of the footage is from 1975 so airdate should be 1/1/76]
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 01/01/1976
Description: Interview with a Navy officer about a ship that has lost communication and can't be found. Sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 01/06/1976
Description: B-roll footage of a house on fire, and firemen climbing a ladder into the top story window of the burning house. Wild sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 01/06/1976
Description: Footage of traffic on the expressway. Shots of a semi truck on its side and a crushed car. Interview with the driver of the truck. Sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 01/06/1976
Description: B-roll of a park, some buildings, traffic, and people walking down the sidewalk in a neighborhood. Interview with a woman about the community. Mix of sound and silent.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 01/06/1976
Description: Close-up on a hand in a bucket, camera pulls out to show Michael Dukakis drawing out a piece of paper. Dukakis walks to the microphone. Cut to the audience applauding, Dukakis also clapping for a woman in a blue coat (maybe a teacher). More footage of the audience. B-roll footage, mix of sound and silent. Only sound is of applause.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 01/06/1976
Description: Silent b-roll footage of camels and some llamas in the snow. Some wild sound in the middle.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 01/06/1976
Description: Man addresses demonstration against abortion. People march holding pro-life signs. A priest addresses the demonstration. Sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 01/22/1976
Description: B-roll of shoppers and stores at the Burlington Mall. Fire fighters walk through the mall while sprinklers go off from the ceiling. Interview with a store owner on recovering from the fire. Mix of wild sound, silent, and sound.
Collection: WCVB Collection
Date Created: 01/22/1976