Harry Brochstein interview

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Date
1985-10-23
Main contributor
Schwartz, Jon
Summary
Harry Brochstein talks about developing Alconbury Lane during the Korean War. He reflects on how Riverside was transformed from a prairie into a subdivision. He talks about how integration had a negative impact on the value of homes in the area.
Contributor
Brochstein, Harry
Genre
interviews
Subjects
Urbanization; Integration; Alconbury Lane
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
00:06:16
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/do00687h169; Other: ID 2010-020, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/35217; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm79526c66k

Access Restrictions

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