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Cebe Sue Barnett interview
Date
1985-11-01
Main contributor
Schwartz, Jon
Summary
Interview with Cebe Sue Barnett about growing up in Riverside Terrace. She describes a close-knit community. She notes the changes in the neighborhood, specifically mentioning the impact of the highway. She describes it as an affluent neighborhood, though there was a range of wealth. Despite this, she feels there was not a class distinction. Barnett talks about the layout of the neighborhood before the highway. She discusses the makeup of the neighborhood, describing it as half Jewish, though the children didn't have any barriers. 
Contributor
Barnett, Cebe Sue
Genre
interviews
Subjects
Urbanization; Social status
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
00:12:03
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/do05462533v; Other: ID 2010-020, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/35115; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm1228nc912