Pacific Coast Condensed Milk Company building and staff, Kent, ca. 1899
|Title||Pacific Coast Condensed Milk Company building and staff, Kent, ca. 1899 |
|Date||ca. 1899 |
|Caption||Split photograph, with the top part featuring an exterior view of Pacific Coast Condensed Milk Company plant in Kent, Washington.|
Bottom level of photo shows the employees posed along the outside of the same building.
The building was located at First and Meeker Street.
The company was organized on September 6, 1899.
Later it became the first Carnation Condensed Milk Company.
People standing, left to right: "Cheese John" Habackular, unknown, Mr. Myenberg, Albert Barzette, Godfrey Detrich, unknown, John Winkler, Fred LeVette, Mr. Bright, unknown, Carl Umbeduct, Nellie Oie Myenberg, Pick Morkin, Walter Bouldren, Mr. Teed, Dick Staples, Mattie Hickson Tankerd, Leo Morkin, Al Starkenburg, Nellie Kendall Botting, George Richardson, Sid Boucher, Walter Myenberg, Ole Oie, Roy Parks, Garfield Shults, Mr. Shelenberger, Ed Oie, unknown, Mr. Baker, George Waid, Joe Crow, unknown, George Crow.
Front row, seated, left to right: Nels Nelson, Dick Saylor, John Myenberg, Werner Myenberg, Eva Anderson, Grace Kendall Carpenter, Mrs. Movaney, Maggie Rice, Mrs. Hopkins, Mildred Swanson, Grace Pinkerton McDermid, Ella Brace Shults, Stella Zeigler Myenberg, Mabel Melvin, Anna Shindler Fox, Ella Blaisdell Price, Maude Johnson Nelson, Verna Patrick Bond.
|Notes||Carnation Company also known as Carnation Milk Products Company. [Note from the Library of Congress Name Authority File.]|
Date and caption information supplied by notes on verso and White River Valley Museum staff.
Dairy products industry--Washington (State)--Kent
Carnation Company--Facilities--Washington (State)--Kent
Carnation Company--People--Washington (State)--Kent
|Classification||Kent, WA/Business & Industry/Carnation Co. |
|Personal Names||Anderson, Eva|
Bond, Verna Patrick
Botting, Nellie Kendall
Carpenter, Grace Kendall
Fox, Anna Shindler
Habackular, John (Cheese John)
McDermid, Grace Pinkerton
Myenberg, Nellie Oie
Myenberg, Stella Zeigler
Nelson, Maude Johnson
Price, Ella Blasidell
Shults, Ella Brace
Tankerd, Mattie Hickson
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Kent |
|Digital Collection||White River Valley Museum Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||574 |
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|Repository||White River Valley Museum (Auburn) |
|Physical Description||1 photographic print: b&w: 7 x 9 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||A photographic print was scanned as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |