Alfonso D'Emilia, a representative of the Italian Cultural Garden, discusses the history of the Cleveland Cultural Gardens. He discusses the gardens that are in a formative state, the importance of heritage. There is also a discussion about the Italian Cultural Garden, from vandalism and future plans, to its inspiration, founders, and sculpture. The interview ends with a brief history about the ethnic enclave of Little Italy.
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D'Emilia, Alfonso (interviewee)
Cleveland Cultural Gardens series 1
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"Alfonso D'Emilia interview, 2002" (2002). Cleveland Regional Oral History Collection. Interview 800028.