Joseph Samuels interview

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Date
1985-10-17
Main contributor
Schwartz, Jon
Summary
Joseph Samuels talks about Washington Terrace in relation to Riverside Terrace, and how the neighborhoods served the Jewish community. He talks about reactions among the Jewish community to the Jack Caesar bombing. He discusses blockbusting, and ethics in relation to "white flight."
Contributor
Samuels, Joseph
Genre
interviews
Subjects
Urbanization; Blockbusting; Ethics; White flight
Locations
Riverside, Houston; Houston, Texas; Washington Terrace, Houston (Neighborhood)
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
00:20:10
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/do324299629; Other: ID 2010-020, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/35184; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm7508hg61p

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