Title

Griffin, Larry: Result of Redevelopment

Abstract

Larry Griffin: I was young when it happened, but a lot of folks referred to it as “Negro removal” versus “Redevelopment”. There were promises made that people would come back, but nobody really believed it. It was the beginning of the demise or the end of the African American community as a real political power in this town. The percentages went down immensely, and it never really recovered.

Type

Interview

Relation

The Moscone oral history interviews are part of the George Moscone Collection, MSS 328.

Contributing Institution

Holt-Atherton Special Collections and Archives, University of the Pacific Library

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