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Collection on the Minneapolis Gun Club

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0103

Description of Contents

The collection consists of a scrapbook with clippings (1890-1899). Also included are newspaper clippings, Anne Oakley pamphlet, banquet programs, etc.

Dates

  • 1890 - 1899

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is available for use in Special Collections during the department's open hours.

History

Founded in 1875, the Minneapolis Gun Club promoted the sports of trap and skeet shooting, and other various shooting activities. This club competed with other gun clubs both regionally and nationally. The club included men and women and various age groups. The club continues today, promoting the same sport shooting activities.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Title
Collection on the Minneapolis Gun Club
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.
612-543-8200