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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Quiggle, Arthur W., 1890 - 1977. Oral History Interview, 8 March 1974.
SMHC Manuscript Collection 126



Quiggle, Arthur W., 1890 - 1977. Oral History Interview, 8 March 1974. SMHC Manuscript Collection 126. Reel-to-Reel Tape and Transcript.

Abstract:

The Arthur W. Quiggle collection contains a reel-to-reel tape and transcript of an oral history interview conducted by James E. Fogerty with Quiggle during March 1974 at the offices of H.H. King Flour Mills Company in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In the interview, Quiggle discussed his work experiences with the Mother's Macaroni Company and the Creamette Company where he invented the means of drying macaroni on conveying belts. In addition, he reminisced about his career with the H.H. King Flour Mills Company in Faribault, Minnesota and his job as the firm's vice-president.

Biographical Note:

Arthur W. Quiggle was born in Pelican Rapids, Minnesota in 1890. He graduated from the University of Minnesota as a civil engineer and then worked for the Mother's Macaroni Company and the Creamette Company. In the 1940s, Quiggle joined the H.H. King Flour Mills Company in Faribault, Minnesota as the company's vice-president. He remained with the company until his death in 1977.

Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.

Collection Citation:

Quiggle, Arthur W., 1890 - 1977. Oral History Interview, 8 March 1974. SMHC Manuscript Collection 126, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Processed By:

Karin Thiem processed this collection in January 1978. Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid in February 2002. Jeff A. Jenson updated the collection in September 2002.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are similar manuscript collections about Arthur W. Quiggle available at the Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota.

H.H. King Flour Mills Company, Faribault, Minnesota. Collection 1855 - 1975. SMHC Manuscript Collection 142, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Quiggle, Arthur W., 1890 - 1977, interviewee.
H.H. King Flour Mills Company.
Creamette Company (Minneapolis, Minn.).
Flour and feed trade--Minnesota.
Oral histories.
Interviews.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 126

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Oral History Interview, Reel-to-Reel Tape, 8 March 1974

Reel-to-Reel

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Transcript, 8 March 1974

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