Faurice Edwin Prince and Jessie Lee Prince interview
- Main contributor
The Princes discuss the origin of the Groovey Grill, and how they chose the Calumet location. They describe wanting to open an establishment for Black citizens to be able to frequent. They go on to list the celebrities that have visited the Groovey Grill over the years, and share their business philosophy.
Prince, Jessie Lee; Prince, Faurice Edwin
Urbanization; Groovey Grill
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/do0955m9262; Other: ID 2010-020, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/35172; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm23892861p
This item is accessible by: the public.