Part historical text, part recipe book, ‘Lost Restaurants’ memorializes the self-made entrepreneurs who uplifted the island during its years of segregation.
The East End neighborhood of Freeport was once a thriving community. Today, the few remaining residents are about to be pushed out by the port. What happened?
A segregated school for Mexican American children until 1965, the building now serves as a community center and celebration of Hispanic life.
During the days of segregation, a young graduate of all-white Rice University managed to become a professor at all-black Texas Southern University.