Minnesota Resort Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Ed and Kay Gilman

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Titles Minnesota Resort Industry Oral History Project: Interview with Ed and Kay Gilman
Description 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.
Quantity 1.5 hours sound cassette
28 pages transcript
2 hours videocassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: moving images
Content Category: text
Measurements 70 minutes length
Creation Interviewee: Gilman, Ed J.
Interviewee: Gilman, Kay
Interviewer: Fogerty, James E.
Dates Creation: 06/24/1993
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 79 (Library Call Number)
AV1994.158 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Resort Industry Oral History Project'


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