Marcia Young is one of the founding members of Looking for Lincoln which began in 1998, where she served on the steering committee and board of directors. After the Looking for Lincoln board of directors was restructured in 2013, Marcia became a member of the Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area Steering Council. She has been involved with Looking for Lincoln from its inception to the time of this interview, and shares her reflections on the organization’s history and the journey of the organization from a state heritage tourism demonstration project to the designation of the Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area.
Interview Session 01 (Audio)
The early years of Looking for Lincoln
Interview Session 02 (Audio)
Designation of Looking for Lincoln as a National Heritage Area