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Wally Honeywell interview
Date
1985-10-25
Main contributor
Schwartz, Jon
Summary
Interview with Wally Honeywell, who discusses his motivation for moving to Riverside, in particular he notes the neighborhood's proximity to the University of Houston, and that he and his wife had read about the integration of the area and heard positive things about Riverside from friends. Honeywell discusses the school options in the area. He talks about the emergence of the "This Is Our Home" yard sign movement, the increase in political positions held by black residents, and his own children's positive experience growing up in an integrated neighborhood, and the role of University of Houston in the area.
Contributor
Honeywell, Wally
Genre
interviews
Subjects
Urbanization; University of Houston
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
00:13:52
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/do84644s84t; Other: ID 2010-020, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/35144; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm1569z070j