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Traditions: Ohio Heritage Fellows - #301- Barry Wheeler, Hasu Patel, Linda Thomas Jones
Barry Wheeler of Ashland (Ashland County) is a blacksmith who puts a whimsical spin on metal sculptures.
Hasu Patel of Westlake ((Cuyahoga County) is one the few female Indian classical music sitar performers. As a performer, composer and educator, she has dedicated her life to preserving the traditional music of ancient India.
Linda Thomas Jones of Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) is better known as Mama Fasi, who found her culture through African dancing.