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Creator Malone Cheese Factory (Mount Horeb, Wis.)
Title Malone Cheese Factory records
Dates of Creation 1902-1957, 1972.
Physical Description 1 folder and 1 volume
Language of Material English
Scope & Content The records of the Malone Cheese Factory near Mount Horeb, Wisconsin, and its predecessors include records of incorporation as a cooperative; minutes of board of directors meetings, 1925-1957; stockholder records and stock certificates; miscellany; and statements of income and expenses, 1937-1956. The statements often include totals for amount of milk, butterfat, cheese, and cream handled and for the average test of the milk. Also present are 1938 articles of incorporation and bylaws of the Wisconsin Swiss & Limburger Cheese Producers' Association.
Admin/Biographical History Founded as the Springdale Cheese Company, the cheese factory was incorporated as the Vernon Valley Cheese Factory in 1925. The cooperative changed its name in 1929 to Malone Cheese Factory. It closed in 1957. It was located on Highway 92 between Mount Horeb and Mount Vernon, Wisconsin.
Archival History Presented by Delma Woodburn, Madison, Wisconsin. The initial donation, made in 1968, was accessioned as M68.008. Additions were received in 1972 and accessioned as 1972.006.
Subjects Cheese
Dairy products industry
Factories
Places1 Springdale (Dane County, Wis. : Town)
Institutions1 Malone Cheese Factory (Mount Horeb, Wis.)
Institutions2 Springdale Cheese Company (Mount Horeb, Wis.)
Institutions3 Vernon Valley Cheese Factory (Mount Horeb, Wis.)
Institutions4 Wisconsin Swiss & Limburger Cheese Producers' Association
Object Name Records
Notes 1972 - Addition to the collection (accession number - 1972.006):

Abstracts of income and expenses, 1937-1956, which include the average price of cheese, butterfat and milk; stock certificates; notes on the dissolution of the corporation in 1957; newspaper clippings on the Swiss cheese industry; and articles of incorporation and bylaws of the Wisconsin Swiss & Limburger Cheese Producers' Association (Cooperative), 1938.
Call Number ARM 68-08
Catalog ID Number M1968.006.0006