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Gardner Moore, 1893-1987

RG1641.AM:  Gardner Moore, 1893-1987

Reminiscences:  1979, n.d.
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.:  Grocer, merchant
Size:  2 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.
  2. Reminiscence, "To Gardner and Ruth," n.d., 16 p.



Grocery trade -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Ideal Grocery and Market (Lincoln, Neb.)
Lincoln (Neb.) -- Businesses
Moore family
Moore, Gardner, 1893-1987


KFK   04-12-1995
Encoded TMM   11-17-2010


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