A Rising Tide was an informational documentary film presentation of the newly formed New Bedford Industrial Development Commission in 1964. It was hosted and narrated by Chet Huntley of CBS News. The rehabilitation of the city's waterfront and the beginnings of the Industrial Park in the far north end of New Bedford are featured. New Bedford's youngest Mayor Edward F. Harrington with other city officials. Great footage of the city in transition by government grants and funding. The hurricane barrier under construction and Route 195 are also highlighted. This classic vintage film was restored at the West Island Weather Station facility KA1WBH. FCC File # 000404661 The film was produced and copyrighted by The United States and is considered public domain.
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