- 1893-1930 (Creation)
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The Sidney Cheese and Butter Factory Manufacturing Association was founded in 1893 by John R. Brower, Wellington Crouter, Lemuel Hogle, W.R. Vandervoort, Samuel Traverton, Peter Goldsmith, Fred A. Spafford. The factory was located in Sidney Township, County of Hastings, on Lot 23, in the 3rd Concession. The Association operated until it ceased operations in 1951 to pay creditors. Presidents of the association included: John Brower (1893-1898), A. V. Hogle (1899-1900), J.M. Farley (1900- ), U.A. Thrasher (1930-1932), Arthur Bunnet (1932-1933, 1935), J.W. Bailey (1934), Carmen Grills (1937-1941), Stanley Spafford (1942-1944), Ernest Kells (1945-1948), and Everett Hubbard (1948-1951).
Papers were obtained from Carl Moon, whose father was a shareholder.
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Donated by Wendell Leavitt on behalf of Mrs. Carl Moon in June 1999.
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This fonds contains one folder of real estate related material, a volume containing a ledger with the Association's rules and regulations, and two volumes of minute books.
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Entered by Nicholas VanExan, June 24, 2015.