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Anthony and Carolyn Hall interview
Date
1986-07-07
Main contributor
Schwartz, Jon
Summary
Interview with Councilman Anthony Hall and Carolyn Hall about their early impressions of Riverside, and their eventual move to the neighborhood. Councilman Hall discusses his reaction to the county's plan to build the Harris County Psychiatric Center in the neighborhood, and the steps he took to try and prevent its construction. Carolyn Hall discusses her specific concerns about how such a center would impact the neighborhood. They go on to discuss other issues in the neighborhood, such as a rise in crime rates and deteriorating apartment complexes.
Contributors
Hall, Anthony, Jr.; Hall, Carolyn
Genre
interviews
Subjects
Urbanization; Crime; Harris County Psychiatric Center
Locations
Riverside, Houston; Houston, Texas
Collection
This Is Our Home It Is Not For Sale
Unit
University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
Language
English
Terms of Use
["In Copyright"]
Physical Description
00:13:47
Notes

Digitization and access for this item is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and Texas State Library and Archives Commission (2018).

This interview was used in the creation of Jon Schwartz’s documentary film “This Is Our Home, It Is Not For Sale.”

Collection

University of Houston Libraries Special Collections

Houston History Archives

This Is Our Home, It Is Not For Sale Film Collection

Other Identifiers
Digital Object: https://id.lib.uh.edu/ark:/84475/do8395w870w; Other: ID 2010-020, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/35137; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm39935242b