Don and Espie Nelson oral history interview, 2023 February 15
Digitization StatusBorn digital
Date createdFebruary 15 2023
DescriptionA recording of an oral history interview with Don and Espie Nelson, prairie steward volunteers at the Schulenberg Prairie, conducted by Cindy Crosby, prairie steward supervisor. The interview took place on February 15, 2023 in the Sterling Morton Library at The Morton Arboretum. This is part of a series of interviews with individuals connected to the Schulenberg Prairie.
Topics include the Nelsons' experiences leading up to prairie work, Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie, Schulenberg Prairie, Vermont Cemetery, Langham Island, prescribed burns, Ray Schulenberg, and Lily Cache Prairie.