Bob Hunker Interview, 2008

Publication Year:
2008
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Repository URL:
https://engagedscholarship.csuohio.edu/crohc000/111; https://engagedscholarship.csuohio.edu/context/crohc000/article/1098/type/native/viewcontent
Author(s):
Grindall, Karen (interviewer)
Tags:
Cuyahoga Valley National Park; preservation; Bronson Church; Oral History
interview description
Bob Hunker discusses the creation of the Peninsula Group with the intention of preserving Valley buildings and heritage. Hunker reflects on his work in the preservation of Bronson Church and the historical development and changes to the organization and preservation endeavors in Cleveland. The Cuyahoga Valley Heritage Association as it is now known is discussed, with the goal being the balance between preservation and development. Hunker also discusses challenges posed to his organization, such as deed restrictions and foundation policies.