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Banks Dairy Products Company Records, 1922-1944

By Finding aid prepared by Faye Harkins

Collection Overview

Title: Banks Dairy Products Company Records, 1922-1944

ID: MSS BanksDairy

Primary Creator: Banks Dairy Products Company

Extent: 0.25 cubic feet

Languages of Materials: English [eng]


Corporate records of the Banks Dairy Products Company of Banks, Oregon.

Scope and Content Notes

Corporate records of the Banks Dairy Products Company of Banks, Oregon, include the articles of incorporation, by-laws, minutes of stockholders' meetings, financial records, and other documentation.

Biographical / Historical Notes

The Banks Dairy Products Company was incorporated in Washington County, Oregon, in 1922 and operated until its dissolution in 1941. The company was involved in the purchase and sale of milk and milk products, particularly the manufacture and sale of cheese and butter; the construction of an ice and cold storage plant and the preservation of products by means of cold storage; and the construction and maintenance of buildings and structures for creameries, cheese factories, milk distributing plants, elevators, and storage plants.

Flora M. Munford was a stockholder in the corporation and served as secretary of the Board of Directors.

Administrative Information

Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.

Related Materials: Other materials related to the dairy industry in Oregon are available in the records of the Extension Service Records (RG 111), the Food Science and Technology Department Records (RG 176), and the OSU Memorabilia Collection (MSS MC).

Preferred Citation: Banks Dairy Products Company Records (MSS BanksDairy), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon


Banks Dairy Products Company
Munford, Flora M.

People, Places, and Topics

Banks (Or.)
Banks Dairy Products Company
Dairying--Oregon--Washington County.
Dairy plants--Oregon--Banks.
Natural Resources
Washington County (Or.)

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