Otto gives background information. Describes 1995 authentic reenactment of Mustill Store. Lists collaborates for Cascade Locks Park and fundraising efforts. Working against time; saving Howard Street homes; developing the trail. Marketing Committee newsletter; mayoral support preserving heritage. Landscaping by Christine Freitag. Packaging Ohio tourism. Create awareness, raise money. Next project: Shoemaker Mill site. Striving for relevance. Clarifying financing between parks. Personal connection to area. Tall tales of earlier times.
Otto, Ellen (interviewee)
Gallagher, Tim (interviewer)
Rivers Roads and Rails 2008
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"Ellen Otto Interview, 2008" (2008). Cleveland Regional Oral History Collection. Interview 517048.