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    Audio: NPR Interviews Oldest National Park Ranger

    At 92, Betty Reid Soskin is the oldest national park ranger in the country. NPR recently caught up with Soskin to learn about her career, her introduction to the national park, and the memories she’s gathered during her years of work.

    It was 13 years ago when plans for Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front national historical park in Richmond, California first began, and Soskin was part of it. Today, she still plays a huge role. Soskin guides bus tours around the East Bay Area, mediates discussions following film showings, and shares the history of the area with visitors—the last of which she does exceptionally well, drawing on her own experiences living in the region.
    Listen to the NPR interview below:

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