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1870 Constitution of Chippenhook Cheese Company

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Catalog Information

Title
1870 Constitution of Chippenhook Cheese Company
Accession Number
2017.024.0066
Type
Historic Building
Gift of
Dave Potter
Collection Title
Dave Potter Archives
Collection Description
Misc photos, postcards & documents
Source
Dave Potter
Format Description
application/pdf
Time Period
1870
Search Engine Type
Place
Language Description
English
Creator
Unknown
Found at the link above is the original, handwritten, constitution of the Chippenhook Cheese Company, Dated Jany, 1870.  It is believed this business only operated for about a decade. 

Below are several Rutland Daily Herald newspaper articles from May 3, 1876, May 11, 1876, June 8, 1876, and finally Feb. 2, 1878.

The final page of the constitution lists the original owners of this company:

William F. Barnes (1806 - 1871)
Sardius Smith (1816 - 1888)
Benjamin Fisk (1825 - 1905, or his father Benjamin 1796 - 1884)
John E. Stafford (1816 - 1913)
Amos Wescott (1809 - 1884)
Arunah Wescott (1835 - 1906)
Daniel S. Everest (1831 - 1885)
Frederick A. Davis (1824 - 1897)
George M. Ridlon (1834 - 1894)
Linus Colvin (1812 - 1887)
John Cleveland Colvin (1846 - 1924
Benjamin Colvin (1793 - 1874)
Julius A.E. Ewing (1809 - 1886)
Charles. Ewing (1842 - 1891)
Edward R. Campbell (1843 - 1871)
Absolom Noble (1816 - 1891)

The scanned document was graphically enhanced (Brightness, Contrast and Gamma) by Peter Savage to make the scan readable as the original is in rather poor condition.

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