by Jacquelyn Beckham and Lenwood Johnson

Freedmen’s Town residents Jacquelyn Beckham and Lenwood Johnson were invited to the production to share their personal stories about their neighborhood. Here, Ms. Beckham shares part of her narrative.

This recording was taken by Yunuen Perez Vertti.



Yunuen Perez Vertti is a documentary filmmaker who has worked with many non-profits around Houston. She has been working with VBB for the past three years and has documented VBB productions and created documentaries about the organization.


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