Archive | Oral History

We have collected over 900 interviews since starting out in 2002. Students, faculty, public school teachers and researchers from throughout Northeast Ohio have contributed to this undertaking, which has grown to encompass several specialized projects.

The full interviews will be published in the Cleveland Regional Oral History Collection. Learn more about participating in the project by reading the Interviewee FAQ.

Shaker Lakes Nature Center Oral History Project

The Shaker Lakes Nature Center Oral History Project was initiated by Nature Center founding member Nancy King Smith, with interviews by researchers, students, and public school teachers in collaboration with the Center. Interviews cover a variety of topics relating to the creation of Shaker Lakes and the Nature Center, as well as to the broader […]