Abstract

Chris Burgdorf, full time superintendent Camp Manatoc,describes his educational background as a Parks and Recreation Management major at Kent State, his work as a ranger with the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, and his current duties as superintendent of the Boy Scout Camp. Burgdorf, whose father was an executive with the Boy Scouts, grew up in scouting, and explains the various activities that the boys engage in year round at Manatoc. He also provides a description of the camp facilites, and how they have changed over the years. Other topics include the positive relationship Manatoc has with the National Park, activities available in the park outside of Manatoc, and the "typical" visitor to the Park.

Creator

Burgdorf, Chris (interviewee)

Creator

MacKiegan, Judy (interviewer)

Project

Cuyahoga Valley Project

Date

4-2-2009

Document Type

Oral History

Duration

22 minutes

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License.

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