Three bay windows with ornamental draperies, a standing lamp with two figurines on either side of the central window. A chair and two sofas are on either side of the room. A table with a flower vase on it can be seen on the side.
Bryant, Thelma Scott, 1905-;
African Americans--Texas--Houston--Social life and customs--History;
Thelma Scott Bryant, a centenarian from Houston, talks about her life as an African American growing up at the beginning of the 20th century. She describes the black community where she grew up; the churches, schools, theaters and businesses; and...
The Dining room has a square dining table with 3 chairs, a built-in China cabinet, a painting on the wall. On the side is a built-in cabinet. The dining table is covered with a lacy tablecloth and a lamp with multiple lights .
The front bedroom has a decorative headboard to the bed with a matching wooden cupboard. The top of the cupboard is adorned with several porcelain or ceramic items and a flower vase. On top of the cupboard is a painting. The bedroom has floral...
Teachers--High School ; Jewish educators--Texas--Houston ; Oral histories ; Loewenthal, Goldie Rose Geller--Interviews
Goldie Loewenthal was born in 1902. Her father came to Galveston, Texas in 1892 to answer a need for a Rabbi. He had eight children, out of that only 3 survived. Goldie went to Rice University in Houston. After a bad marriage, she entered the...