Mennonite Historical Society of Alberta


MHSA Archival Description Record

Title and Physical Description
Coaldale Cheese Factory fonds. — 1966-1973. — 1.5 cm of textual material

Administrative History
The Coaldale Cheese Factory began operations in 1928 as a cooperative from a committee comprised of: P. Kornelson, Jacob Schmidt, and Jacob J. Klassen. It was based on a Mennonite tradition started in the early 1800s by the Van Bergen family in Old Samara, Russia.

Custodial History
The fonds was transferred to the records of the Conference of Mennonites in Alberta.

Scope & Content
The fonds consists of one book of minutes.

Source of Supplied Title
Title based on the contents of the fonds

Source of Acquisition
Gift by Conference of Mennonites in Alberta through Henry Goerzen, CMA Archivist, 2002.

According to Subject and date

Access Restrictions

Finding Aids
See Files Inventory

Related Materials

  • Regehr, P.H. (aft 1958). Er fuehret ...: Geschichte der Coaldale Mennonitischen Kaeseri - 1928-1958 - available in MHSA Library (BX 8103 COA REG).
  • Regehr, J.M. (Jack) (translated 2007). He Leads ... History of the Coaldale Mennonite Cheese Factory - 1928-1958 - available in MHSA Library (BX 8103 COA REG).

None Expected

Accession 2002.016
Language - German
Last updated 7 Jul 2009

Files Inventory

1-1 Minutes of Directors' Meetings - 1966-1973 [separated to Vertical Files Box #2]

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