The article mentions that the park was founded in 1953 as a picnic park that quickly expanded into camping. It also states that Tamsin was Ohio’s first privately owned campground.
The new owners of the park at the time of the 1971 article were Bob Kruty and Ray Flegel. Bob Kruty had been managing the park for the previous owner, and Ray Flegel had worked there as well.
Here’s the article. (Give it a click so you can read it.)
Next: The rest of the story and Tamsin Park today