Skip Navigation WGBH The Ten O'Clock News
WGBH: The Ten O'Clock News
Browse by Category:

Kevin White and Joseph Timilty at a campaign debate
[White-Timilty Mayoral Debate]
Original Airdate: 10/23/1975

Length: 00:22:24
Item Type: newstape - original footage

Go to full description for this item.

Description : Abstract
Portion of 1975 Boston mayoral debate in WEEI studio between incumbent Mayor Kevin White and State Senator Joseph Timilty. Mike Ludlum (WEEI) and Les Woodruff (WEEI reporter) are the moderators. Timilty accuses the White administration of fiscal irresponsibility. White defends his administration's accomplishments, citing building projects to provide new facilities for the city's neighborhoods. Both candidates comment on "white flight" from the city and the state of the Boston school system. Tape ends during White's closing statement.

Format : Tape A12   Barcode   
3/4" cassette 91904 
Betacam cassette 64312 
digital betacam cassette 63953 
VHS cassette 63382 

Subject : Keywords
Electioneering (Political campaigns)
Municipal government
Urban policy

Subject : Personal Names
Timilty, Joseph
White, Kevin

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)

Type : Genre
Public Affairs - Television special

Browse Clips by:
Subject | Personal Name | Corporate Name
Geographic Location | Video Clip

About the Collection:
History | Arrangement | Scope + Content | Access Tools

The Ten O'Clock News Home | WGBH

The Ten O'Clock News Project is a production of the WGBH Archives.
©2003 WGBH Educational Foundation.