Fonds - Canada Milk Condensing Company fonds

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Canada Milk Condensing Company fonds

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2 cm of textual records

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The Canada Milk Condensing Company, producers of 'Pheasant Brand' condensed milk, was located at Antigonish, N.S. Leonard Carey Archibald was the manager and treasurer. For a time, Archibald's son William Snow carried on in his father's position.

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Records were donated by Bob Gourley. Gourley was a well known Antigonish businessman who operated a photography studio. It is unknown how he came into possession of the ledger.

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Fonds consists of one ledger used to record accounts of the company. It includes construction account, postage accounts, stock holder investments and customer lists. Also included are four labels that would have been used on the milk cans.

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Fonds No. 10

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