Darwin Kelsey discusses the Cuyahoga Valley Countryside Initiative, a nonprofit founded in 1999 to rehabilitate local farms within the park. A former employee of Sturbridge Farm, a living history site, Kelsey discusses working in the research department and how a background in historic preservation and living history facilitated future endeavors such as the CVCI. Kelsey discusses in detail the necessity of agricultural and farm preservation and how increased awareness of farm advocacy can have an impact on the economy of local areas.
Darwin, Kelsey (interviewee)
Boone, Bill (interviewer)
Rivers Roads and Rails 2008
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"Kelsey Darwin Interview, 2008" (2008). Cleveland Regional Oral History Collection. Interview 517027.