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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
Gilmore, Mark Anthony, 1839 - 1921. Reminiscences, 1907.
MSU Archives Collection 1352



Gilmore, Mark Anthony, 1839 - 1921. Reminiscences, 1907. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1352. 1 folder, 13 pages.

Abstract:

This collection consists of a handwritten copy of the reminiscences of Mark Anthony Gilmore, of Mapleton, Minnesota. These reminiscences were dictated to Harriet and Paul Barney in 1907. Gilmore discusses his life before moving to Minnesota, moving to Colorado as part of the gold rush, and working on the Union Pacific Railroad. Also included in the collection are three pages of the Gilmore genealogy copied from Alvin Nichols, Utah Pioneer. The original copy of these reminiscences is privately owned.

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:

Gilmore, Mark Anthony, 1839 - 1921. Reminiscences, 1907. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1352, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Bernita Barney Cummiskey donated this collection in April 1979.

Processed By:

Karyn Nester processed this collection in September 1988. Finding aid revised by Robert Russell February 2001.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that this collection is composed of a handwritten copy of the Mark Anthony Gilmore's reminiscences. The original copy is privately held.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Gilmore, Mark Anthony, 1839 - 1921.
Union Pacific Railroad Company.
Gold mining-Colorado.
Mapleton (Minn.)