Gardner Moore, 1893-1987 [RG1641.AM]


RG1641.AM:  Gardner Moore, 1893-1987

Reminiscences:  1979, n.d.

Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska:  Grocer, merchant

Size:  Two items


The collection consists of two typescript reminiscences [photocopies] by Gardner Moore. “Seventy Five Years in the Food Business” [1979, 5 p.] describes the packaging, selling, and delivery of groceries in Lincoln, Nebraska, during the early part of the 20th century. “To Gardner and Ruth” [n.d., 16 p.] was compiled by family members and contains Moore’s history of the family business, the Ideal Grocery and Market, with photocopies of old Ideal Market advertisements and photographs.



    1. Reminiscence, “Seventy Five Years in the Food Business,” 1979, 5 p.

    1. Reminiscence, “To Gardner and Ruth,” n.d., 16 p.


Subject headings:

Grocery trade — Nebraska — Lincoln

Ideal Grocery and Market (Lincoln, Nebraska)

Lincoln (Nebraska) — Businesses

Moore family

Moore, Gardner, 1893-1987


KFK                  04-12-1995

Revised TMM   11-17-2010

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