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Boarded up storefronts along Blue Hill Avenue
[Vacant lots on Blue Hill Avenue]
Original Airdate: 12/31/1984

Length: 00:12:31
Item Type: newstape - original footage

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Description : Abstract
The tape includes traveling shots of Blue Hill Avenue from a moving car. The car passes boarded-up storefronts and operational storefronts. Trash is visible on the street and graffiti is evident on buildings. The car passes many vacant lots along Blue Hill Avenue. Piles of rubble are visible on some of the lots. African American residents walk along Washington Street in Roxbury. A group of men is gathered near the Shanty Lounge.

Format : Tape 3314   Barcode   
3/4" cassette 100940 
VHS cassette 101688 
Betacam cassette 101968 
VHS cassette 71488 

Subject : Keywords
African American neighborhoods

Subject : Geographic Locations
Roxbury (Boston, Mass.)

Type : Genre
News - Unedited

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