Tag: A. C. Gilbert

Silver Dollar Press announces pole vaulter’s autobiography: The Man Who Lives in Paradise: The Autobiography of A.C. Gilbert

1908 Olympic Gold Medalist also invented the Erector Set, Gilbert Chemistry Sets, and was recently inducted to the American Manufacturing Hall of Fame. Park City, UT— A.C. Gilbert, 1908 Olympic gold medalist in pole vaulting, inventor of the pole vault box, and setter of two world pole-vaulting records, has had…