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Marvin Zindler interview
Date
1985-10-25
Main contributor
Schwartz, Jon
Summary
Marvin Zindler remembers the Jack Caesar bombing. He recalls it being unusual for an event regarding black people to make the news. He views the bombing as more of a scare tactic than an attempted murder. He recalls the attitude of the general public as one of racist indifference.
Contributor
Zindler, Marvin
Genre
interviews
Subjects
Urbanization; Jack Caesar Bombing, 1953; Scare tactics; Racism
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
00:07:27
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/do0409j3982; Other: ID 2010-020, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/35210; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm21848q16k