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From the description of Pamphlet and handbill, ca.1930. (College of Physicians of Philadelphia). WorldCat record id: 122364952

In 1893 the Washburn-Crosby Company of Minneapolis opened a Buffalo office from which to distribute its flour throughout the East. A Buffalo flour mill followed in 1904, and in 1928 General Mills was organized with Washburn-Crosby as its nucleus. Washburn-Crosby was dissolved in 1937. General Mills Buffalo operations include a cereal mill and the Sperry Division flour mill where Gold Medal flour is produced. General Mills also owns Buffalo's O-Cel-O, Inc.

From the description of General Mills photographs, 1944 Dec. 7-1969 July 31 : 52 South Michigan Avenue / Buffalo, N.Y. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 24146917

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creatorOf General Mills, inc. Baltimore and Ohio Railroad trestle demolition photographs, 1958 May 6. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Crocker, Betty. [Culinary ephemera : flour products]. Box 10. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn National Organization for Women. Records: Series XVII-XXXII, 1967-1996. Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills picnic photographs, 1950 June 26 - 1961 June 26, Crystal Beach, Ontario, Canada. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills photographs, 1944 Dec. 7-1969 July 31 : 52 South Michigan Avenue / Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Research Triangle Foundation Records, 1955-1999 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Ferrell, Richard L.,. The Richard Ferrell flour milling industry history collection, ca. 1860-2005. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Kinney, E. Robert,. Oral history interview with E. Robert Kinney, 2009. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Minneapolis-Saint Paul Metropolitan Airports Commission. Wold-Chamberlain Field files, 1928-1983 (bulk 1940-1960). Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf Taylor, Mary Lee. [Culinary ephemera : dairy]. Box 229. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Audio-visual materials., 1915-1990s. Minnesota Historical Society
referencedIn Santa Fe Railroad Collection RG D 004., 1897-1968 Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Libary
creatorOf General Mills, inc. Junior Achievement photographs, 1960 Jan. 26 - 1966 Dec. 29. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Archives Organization File, 1875-1986, pt.2. Cornell University Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills sanitation schedule photographs, 1963 May 1. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Tinsley, Willa Vaughn. Papers, 1936-1972, 1944-1971. Texas Tech University Libraries, Academic Library
creatorOf Schafer, Ernest. [Culinary ephemera : flour, baking powder, yeast, baked goods]. Box 144. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Edward Purdy Ney Papers, 1941-1996 University of Minnesota Libraries. University Archives [uarc]
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills open house photographs, 1946 Nov. 6 - 1956 Oct. 30, 52 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Ken and Barbara Jo Davis papers., 1946-2005 (bulk 1980-2005). Minnesota Historical Society
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills employees at work photographs, 1945 Sept. 27 - 1967 Aug. 15, 52 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills banquet photographs, 1946 Oct. 24 - 1963 Dec. 12. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills dock photographs, 1948 Jan. 20 - 1967 May 31, 52 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Lightner, Roy,. Roy Lightner collection of antique advertisements, 1871-2009 and undated Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Norton, L. J. (Laurence Joseph), 1896-1956. Papers, 1922-1956. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Crocker, Betty. [Culinary ephemera : flour products]. Box 14. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Copeland, Melvin Thomas, 1884-1975. Melvin Thomas Copeland papers, 1919-1953. Harvard Business School, Knowledge and Library Services/Baker Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills box car photographs, 1946 July 12 - 1958 Feb. 3, 52 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills truck photographs, 1947 Apr. 9 - 1966 Sept. 6. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Gregg, Donald N., 1914-1987. Flour milling collection, [185-]-[198-]. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills sales department photographs, 1947 June 16 - 1963 Apr. 18. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills display photographs, 1959 Feb. 19 - 1967 May 11. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Darcy, Lynne. Papers of NOW officers, 1971-1976 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Melvin Thomas Copeland papers, 1919-1953 Baker Library, Harvard Business School
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills board of directors photographs, 1950 Apr. 25. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Daniels, Frank. [Culinary ephemera : flour products]. Box 15. William L. Clements Library
creatorOf Crocker, Betty. [Culinary ephemera : war]. Box 343. William L. Clements Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills paintroom photographs, 1950 June 26, 52 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn J. Walter Thompson Company. Corporation Vertical Files, bulk 1960s-1990s, circa 1915-1999 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Hyde family. Reed and Hyde families papers, 1826-2000. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf General Mills Foundation. [Annual reports], 1971- Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis, IUPUI
referencedIn Bell, Charles Heffelfinger,. Oral history interview with Charles H. Bell, 2 October 1998. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills cereal plant photographs, 1946 Aug. 9 - 1962 Jan. 23, 52 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Royal Baking Powder Company. [Culinary ephemera : children - oversize]. Box 307. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Minneapolis (Minn.). Office of the Mayor. Fraser (Donald M.) subject files, 1979-1994. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
referencedIn Menk, Louis Wilson, 1918-. Louis Menk papers, 1953-1981. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
referencedIn Minneapolis-Saint Paul Metropolitan Airports Commission. Audio-visual materials, 1915-1990s. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Alston, Elizabeth. [Culinary ephemera : pasta, rice, grains, legumes]. Box 102. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Fraser (Donald M.) subject files., 1979-1994. Minnesota Historical Society
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills activity photographs, 1947 Sept. 16 - 1969 July 31. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Mitchell, Gordon S., 1907- . Papers, 1946-1971. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf General Mills, Inc. Pamphlet and handbill, ca.1930. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
referencedIn Barton, Bruce, 1886-1967. Papers, 1881-1967. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Flour milling research files., [185-]-[198-]. Minnesota Historical Society
referencedIn The Richard Ferrell flour milling industry history collection., ca. 1860-2005. Minnesota Historical Society
referencedIn Sam Gejdenson Papers, undated, 1911-2001 Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Center.
creatorOf General Mills, inc. O-Cel-O, Inc., photographs, 1961 Apr. 24 - 1969 June 19, 305 Sawyer Avenue, Town of Tonawanda, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf United States. Interstate Commerce Commission. Protest and petition for suspension...Great Lakes Freight Bureau...General Mills, Inc., International Milling Company, Peavey Company 1966. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
referencedIn Minnesota War History Committee. Collected research materials, [1940s]. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills warehouse photographs, 1954 Oct. 25 - 1967 Mar. 15, 52 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills safety program photographs, 1945 Dec. 13 - 1968 Nov. 13. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills blood donor program photographs, 1950 June 16 - 1959 June 30. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Davis, Ken J., 1923-1991. Ken and Barbara Jo Davis papers, 1946-2005 (bulk 1980-2005). Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills computer room photographs, 1965 Mar. 9 - 1966 Aug. 17, 52 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn ACTWU's Research Department Company Records, 1937-1995 Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills stockholders photographs, 1946 Nov. 18 - 1964 Aug. 18. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Hassler, Russell H., 1906-1969. Russell H. Hassler papers, 1946-1969. Harvard Business School, Knowledge and Library Services/Baker Library
referencedIn Milton Caniff Collection, 1805-2007, 1910-1988 The Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills bowling team photographs, 1946 Apr. 25 - 1961 Nov. 14. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Records, (inclusive), (bulk), 1959-2002, 1966-1998 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Hodgson, Russ, Andrews, Woods & Goodyear. Buildings photographs, 1949 Oct 6 - 1964 May 7, Erie County, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn James Ford Bell and family papers., 1861-1978. Minnesota Historical Society
referencedIn Kaltenborn, H. v. (Hans), 1878-1965. Papers, 1883-1964. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Douglas Menuez photography collection, 1986-2006 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills cafeteria photographs, 1948 June 23 - 1949 Apr. 19, 52 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Russell H. Hassler papers, 1946-1969 Baker Library, Harvard Business School
creatorOf Walt Disney Productions. Wheaties-Walt Disney collection, 1950-1951. Princeton University Library
referencedIn Ross G. Walker papers, 1933-1960 Baker Library, Harvard Business School
referencedIn Eliot Farmers' Union (Maine). Records, 1915-1946 (bulk 1916-1936) Raymond H. Fogler Library
referencedIn Renfrew, Malcolm M. Oral history interview with Malcolm M. Renfrew, 1987 August 31. Chemical Heritage Foundation, Othmer Library of Chemical History
creatorOf Crocker, Betty. [Culinary ephemera : flour products]. Box 13 William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Hastie, William. William Hastie papers. 1916-1976. Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
creatorOf Reed, Deborah J. [Culinary ephemera : fish and seafood]. Box 272. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Portrait Photograph Collection, 1930-1940 Baker Library, Harvard Business School
referencedIn Louis Menk papers., 1953-1981. Minnesota Historical Society
referencedIn Walker, Ross Graham. Ross G. Walker papers, 1935-1966. Harvard Business School, Knowledge and Library Services/Baker Library
creatorOf Hubbard, L. P. [Culinary ephemera : children]. Box 305. William L. Clements Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills Quarter Century Club photographs, 1946 Apr. 26 - 1969 Apr. 26. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Lore Parker Papers, 1950-1979 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills visitors photographs, 1952 Oct. 20 - 1960 July 21. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Anderson, Leslie L., 1901-1981. Leslie L. Anderson and family papers, 1883-1981 (bulk 1883-1930). Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills conference photographs, 1946 Oct. 2 - 1967 Jan. 11. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Oral history interview with E. Robert Kinney., 2009. Minnesota Historical Society
creatorOf Patterson, Rose. [Culinary ephemera : war]. Box 345. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Culinary Pamphlet Collection, c.1900-1990 Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
creatorOf Pensinger, Christine Ryman. [Culinary ephemera : war]. Box 341. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Archives Organization File, pt. 5. Additional Company Documents. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Bell, James Ford, 1879-1961. James Ford Bell and family papers, 1861-1961. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills presentations photographs, 1949 Jan. 26 - 1967 Dec. 21. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Mill City Museum Test Kitchens Oral History Project. Oral history interviews of the Mill City Museum Test Kitchens Oral History Project, Aug.-Sept. 2002. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Holden, St. George. Appraisal : land of General Mills, Inc., Vallejo, Solano County, California : carbon typescript, 1939 October 1. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Crocker, Betty. [Culinary ephemera : flour products]. Box 11. William L. Clements Library
creatorOf Howe, Eleanor. [Culinary ephemera : flour products]. Box 9. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Beeman, St. Clair. St. Clair Beeman papers, 1943-1978. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn J. Walter Thompson Company. New Business Records, 1924-2006 and undated, bulk 1980-1989 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Hopkins, T. Dr. [Culinary ephemera : flour, baking powder, and baked goods]. Box 139. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Guerrero, Christine. Ephemera collection, 1975-2001 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills machinery photographs, 1944 Dec. 7 - 1962 May 9. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Smith, Kate, 1907-1986. [Culinary ephemera : yeast and baking powder products]. Box 37. William L. Clements Library
creatorOf Allen, Ida Cogswell Bailey, 1885-1973. [Culinary ephemera : flour products]. Box 12. William L. Clements Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills portrait photographs, 1946 Aug.1 - 1969 May 21. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills suggestion program photographs, 1946 June 14 - 1963 May 20. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills exterior photographs, 1947 Nov. 10 - 1969 July 18, 52 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Rawlings, Edwin W., 1904-1997. Edwin W. Rawlings collection, 1927-1983. US Air Force Academy, McDermott Library
referencedIn Ney, Edward Purdy, 1920-. Edward Purdy Ney Papers, 1941-1996. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Reed and Hyde families papers., 1826-2000. Minnesota Historical Society
creatorOf Breneman, Tom. [Culinary ephemera : cereal products]. Box 94. William L. Clements Library
creatorOf General Mills, inc. General Mills flour mill photographs, 1945 Sept. 12 - 1968 Nov. 19, 53 South Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Pamphlets relating to production of agricultural products in Minnesota, 1943- Minnesota Historical Society Library
Role Title Holding Repository
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associatedWith Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers' Union. Research Department corporateBody
associatedWith Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. Research Department corporateBody
associatedWith Anderson, Leslie L., 1901-1981. person
associatedWith Barton, Bruce, 1886-1967. person
associatedWith Beeman, St. Clair. person
associatedWith Bell, Charles Heffelfinger, person
associatedWith Bell, James Ford, 1879-1961. person
associatedWith Copeland, Melvin Thomas, 1884-1975. person
associatedWith Darcy, Lynne. person
associatedWith Davis, Ken J., 1923-1991. person
associatedWith Eliot Farmers' Union (Maine). corporateBody
associatedWith Ferrell, Richard L., person
associatedWith Ferrell, Richard L., collector. person
associatedWith Gejdenson, Sam. person
associatedWith General Mills Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith Gregg, Donald N. person
associatedWith Gregg, Donald N., 1914-1987. corporateBody
associatedWith Guerrero, Christine. person
associatedWith Hassler, Russell H., 1906-1969. person
associatedWith Hastie, William. person
associatedWith Hodgson, Russ, Andrews, Woods & Goodyear. corporateBody
associatedWith Holden, St. George. person
associatedWith Hyde family. family
associatedWith Hyde family. family
associatedWith J. Walter Thompson Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Kaltenborn, H. v. (Hans), 1878-1965. person
associatedWith Kinney, E. Robert, person
associatedWith Kinney, E. Robert, interviewee. person
associatedWith Lightner, Roy, person
associatedWith Menk, Louis Wilson, 1918- person
associatedWith Menk, Louis Wilson, 1918-1999 person
associatedWith Menuez, Doug person
associatedWith Mill City Museum Test Kitchens Oral History Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Milton Caniff person
associatedWith Minneapolis (Minn.). Office of the Mayor. corporateBody
associatedWith Minneapolis (Minn.). Office of the Mayor. corporateBody
associatedWith Minneapolis-Saint Paul Metropolitan Airports Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Minnesota War History Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith Mitchell, Gordon S., 1907- . person
associatedWith National Organization for Women. corporateBody
associatedWith Ney, Edward Purdy, 1920- person
associatedWith Norton, L. J. (Laurence Joseph), 1896-1956. person
associatedWith O-Cel-O, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Parker, Lore person
associatedWith Rawlings, Edwin W., 1904-1997. person
associatedWith Renfrew, Malcolm M. person
associatedWith Research Trianlge Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith Russell H. Hassler person
associatedWith Santa Fe Railroad corporateBody
associatedWith Tinsley, Willa Vaughn. person
associatedWith United States. Interstate Commerce Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Walker, Ross Graham. person
associatedWith Walker, Ross Graham. person
associatedWith Walt Disney Productions. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--Buffalo
Subject
Factories--Safety measures
Cereal products
Mills and mill-work
Vitamins in human nutrition
Flour mills
Flour industry
Feed industry
Dietary supplement
Factories
Occupation
Activity

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Active 1944

Active 1969

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