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Gaylen Harris and Bill Bardwell interview
Date
1985-10-13
Main contributor
Schwartz, Jon
Summary
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.
Contributors
Bardwell, Bill; Harris, Gaylen
Genre
interviews
Subjects
Urbanization; Same-sex couples; Crime
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
00:08:49
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/do13311p174; Other: ID 2010-020, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/35139; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm52903045z