During most of his career, Richard Kirstel was an accomplished and somewhat controversial photographer who taught for a number of years at the Maryland Institute College of Art. Later in life, he became an actor and conducted a number of Immigration and Ghost tours for the Preservation Society. Richard’s sister is Cammie Kane, Ed Kane’s wife, and he was the interviewer for Ed’s interviews included in this documentary.
In this interview, Richard tells his stories about Fell's Point. The interview was conducted in the Preservation Society's Robert Long House garden at 812 S. Ann Street, Baltimore, MD on October 21, 2003 by Kraig and Jacquie Greff of Tonal Vision LLC in preparation for the documentary, Fell's Point Out of Time.
Richard Kirstel died in Spain on March 7, 2007.