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Minnesota Resort Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Ed and Kay Gilman
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Ed and Kay Gilman moved to Fifty Lakes, Minnesota from Illinois in 1946. They spent their lives raising their family and running Gilman's Resort. They had recently sold the resort property and moved to a home built on part of the land that they retained. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Ed and Kay talk of the challenges of running a resort and describe a typical day. They discuss their observations of changes in the resort industry in northern Minnesota, and offer their views on factors that brought about those changes. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: This video interview includes indoor and outdoor shots of Gilman's resort.
1.5 hours sound cassette
28 pages transcript
2 hours videocassette
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: moving images
Content Category: text
70 minutes length
Interviewee: Gilman, Ed J.
Interviewee: Gilman, Kay
Interviewer: Fogerty, James E.
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 79 (Library Call Number)
AV1994.158 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Resort Industry Oral History Project'