Minneapolis Riverfront Redevelopment Oral History Project: Interview with Albert Wittman
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Albert Wittman was superintendent for planning for the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board from 1969 to 1997. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early planning with Metro Parks and Open Space; the role of state legislators such as Jim Casserly; formation of the Riverfront Development Coordination Board; planning for the Great River Road; issues relating to Nicollet Island; acquisition of the Bolander and B. F. Nelson sites.
Quantity .5 hours sound disc
10 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 30 minutes length
Creation Interviewer: Mack, Linda
Interviewee: Wittman, Albert
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 11/18/2008
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 117
Accession Number AV2009.52.26
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minneapolis Riverfront Redevelopment Oral History Project'

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