“In Search of Houston’s History”

The Texas Rocket courtesy of Houston Metropolitan Research CenterProduced in cooperation with the Houston Public Library, this 60 minute documentary takes the viewer on an exploration of the invaluable archival collections of the Houston Metropolitan Research Center found in the Julia Ideson Building.
The history of Houston is revealed through the use of old photographs, vintage maps, historic documents and personal recollection. Viewers
learn about Houston’s African American and Latin American communities, the city’s architecture, old movie palaces and historic landmarks, and much more.
Excerpt from the documentary “In Search of Houston’s History”

The film premiered on HoustonPBS on Oct. 18, 2008

Produced by Jim Bailey, Sunset Productions
Post Production Fast Cut Films
Creative Director: Mark Susman
Editor: Mike Snow

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