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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG3581.AM:  Pilger Creamery Company (Pilger, Neb.)



Records:  1898-1900

Pilger, Stanton County, Neb.:  Creamery

Size:  4 items



BACKGROUND NOTE



The Pilger Creamery Company was organized February 5, 1898. The creamery building was located east of the present public school building. It ran two seasons, then discontinued operation. The editor of the Stanton Weekly Register ascribed the failure to “lack of cooperativeness.”



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of four ledgers spanning the complete operation of the Pilger Creamery Company, 1898-1900 and relating to business affairs.



DESCRIPTION



Volume




  1. Pilger Creamery accounts receivable and payable, 1898-1899

  2. Pilger Creamery accounts receivable and payable, 1900

  3. Stock Certificate book

  4. Stock Certificate book



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Creameries — Nebraska

Pilger Creamery Company (Pilger, Neb.)

Pilger (Neb.) — Businesses

Stanton County (Neb.) — Businesses



 



Revised 10-30-2007   TMM