This document is a brief autobiography of Tony Negrinelli, also known as "Mr. Gwinn," that was prepared for Columbus Day celebrations in 1984. There is no audio version. Topics include where he was born in Italy, why his family moved to Princeton Mine, the family grocery store, learning English, his gas station business, local bands that he played with, Gwinn service organizations, and medicine.
Permission to publish the Tony Negrinelli Interview Summary (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project), must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.