Gaylen Harris and Bill Bardwell interview
- Main contributor
Gaylen Harris and Bill Bardwell discuss their experience as the first white residents to move onto their block in Riverside. They relate their experience moving in as a white, same-sex couple. They also discuss the lack of crime in the area, quality of the homes, and the difficulty in getting loans to buy in Riverside.
Bardwell, Bill; Harris, Gaylen
Urbanization; Same-sex couples; Crime
Riverside, Houston; Houston, Texas
- Physical Description
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.”
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/do13311p174; Other: ID 2010-020, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/35139; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm52903045z
This item is accessible by: the public.