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Michael Denny Gibson

Michael Denny Gibson, American archivist.


  • Gibson, Michael Denny was born on September 22, 1947 in Pocatello, Idaho, United States. Son of William H. and Shirley E. (Denny) Gibson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Idaho State University, Pocatello, 1970. Master of Arts, Loras College, 1991.


    • Administrator assistant State History Society Iowa, Iowa City, 1973-1981. Archivist Center for Dubuque History/Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa, since 1983.


    • Book review editor: Annals of Iowa, 1978-1984. Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Board directors Dubuque County History Society, 1983-1985, Iowa History Records Advisory Board, Des Moines, since 1988. Board trustees State History Society Iowa, Iowa City, 1983-1985, Carnegie-Stout Public Library., Dubuque, 1985-1991. Commissioner Dubuque County History Preservation Commission, Dubuque, since 1987.

    Member Society of America Archivists, Midwest Archives Conference, American Association for State and Local History, Oral History Association, Organization American Historians, Western History Association.



    Community theater, auto racing.


    • Married Teresa A. Eckhart, October 25, 1980. Children: William, Wade, Dana, Drew.
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    Born September 22, 1947
    (age 70)
    • 1970
      Idaho State University
    • 1991
      Loras College
    • 1973 - 1981
      Administrator assistant, State History Society Iowa
      Iowa City, Iowa, United States
    • 1983
      archivist Center for Dubuque History/Loras College
      Dubuque, Iowa, United States