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Almanac, Episode 533
Date
1993-05-06
Main contributor
KUHT-TV (Television station)
Summary
Patricia Gras discusses issues facing Houston's Latino communities with regard to cultural assimilation and cultural retention with Dr. Angela Valenzuela, a sociologist at Rice University, and Leonel Castillo, Coordinator of the Houston Citizenship Project. Includes report on controversy surrounding "El Vaquero" statue in Moody Park. Second segment focuses on Houston's wetlands and efforts to save one wetland in West Harris County. Gras interviews Bill Stransky of the Sierra Club, Ron Jones, a biologist at the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and Richard Long of the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers and Park Manager of the Addicks and Barker Reservoir. Includes report on Addicks and Barker Reservoir and wetland restoration project.  
Contributors
Davis, Sue; Knight, Rusty; Gras, Patricia
Genre
television programs
Subjects
Valenzuela, Angela; Castillo, Leonel; Public television
Collection
KUHT Film and Video
Unit
University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
Language
English
Terms of Use
["In Copyright"]
Physical Description
00:26:48
Notes

This item is from an archival collection and may contain content which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

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 (2017).

Other Identifiers
Other: ID 1997-006a, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/11984; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm4982x468m; Digital Object: https://id.lib.uh.edu/ark:/84475/do4129p368f