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Nat Pryzant interview
Date
1985-10-19
Main contributor
Schwartz, Jon
Summary
Nat Pryzant recalls showing off Riverside to out-of-towners as the second nicest part of town, after River Oaks. He talks about the relationship his parents had with their black neighbors. He talks about the relationship between "white flight" and the construction of Texas State Highway 288.
Contributor
Pryzant, Nat
Genre
interviews
Subjects
Urbanization; White flight; Texas State Highway 288
Locations
Riverside, Houston; Houston, Texas; River Oaks, Houston; Crescent Court, Houston (Subdivision)
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
00:16:02
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/do238928615; Other: ID 2010-020, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/35174; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm9351hk97v