HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID
RG1641.AM: Gardner Moore, 1893-1987
Reminiscences: 1979, n.d.
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska: Grocer, merchant
Size: Two items
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
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.
- Reminiscence, "Seventy Five Years in the Food Business," 1979, 5 p.
- Reminiscence, "To Gardner and Ruth," n.d., 16 p.
Grocery trade -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Ideal Grocery and Market (Lincoln, Nebraska)
Lincoln (Nebraska) -- Businesses
Moore, Gardner, 1893-1987
Revised TMM 11-17-2010