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Catalog Number 1972/12.0009
Object Name Papers, Personal
Scope & Content Huntington, W. Va. newspaper publisher and civic leader. Papers include correspondence between Gideon and his political and business associates. A major portion of the collection consists of ledgers, journals, and other business records of the Huntington Herald Company and several land and holding companies.
Title David Michael Gideon papers
Collection David Michael Gideon papers, 1878-1959
Accession number 1972/12.0009
Finding Aids Printed finding aid is available in the Special Collections Dept., James E. Morrow Library, Marshall University. Online finding aid available at Accession 1972/12.0009
People Gideon, David Michael, 1874-1950
Gideon, Sam
Gideon, Blanche
Birke, Daisy Gideon
Search Terms Gideon, David Michael
Gideon, Sam
Gideon, Blanche
Birke, Daisy Gideon
Newspapers
Herald-Dispatch
Huntington Advertiser
Extent of Description 17 linear feet
Access Conditions Literary rights not assigned to Marshall university.
Archivist's Notes Accession card reviewed. PastPerfect record updated 11/16/2010.
Year Range from 1878
Year Range to 1959
Dates of Creation 1878-1959
Dates of Accumulation 1878-1959
System of arrangement The papers are arranged in four series: I. Dave Gideon papers; II. Huntington Herald Company; III. Sam and Dave Gideon; IV. Miscellaneous.