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Item ID# A988.033.005
Title Burgoyne Cheese Factory statements
Object Name Invoice
Dates of Creation 1897-1898
Creator Burgoyne Cheese Factory
Description 13 Burgoyne Cheese Factory statements May 1897 - October 1898, in the name of "John Pierson" and "John Pearson" On the back of the statements are "Instructions for the Care of Milk".

Part of the John Peirson fonds (A988.033.001-.082), these items were enclosed in the 1893 diary of John Peirson (A988.033.004).
Finding Aids Finding aid listing John Peirson diaries and all of their enclosures is available.
Finding Aid and Transcription Links John Peirson fonds finding aid, with itemized list of diary enclosures
Admin/Biographical History A cheese company was operating in Burgoyne in or around 1875. In 1894, the Lot was formally sold to the Burgoyne Cheese and Butter Factory. The company became defunct in or around 1907. The patrons in the district drew their own milk to the factory and also took turns drawing cheese to Port Elgin. John Peirson is noted as being president of the Company in a Township of Saugeen Tax Notice dated October 14, 1903.
Provenance These records were transferred to the Archives by the University of Western Ontario in 1988, their file No. CA9ONPEI225Y8D31 OE
Collection Peirson, John fonds
Physical Description 13 sheets ; 13.5 x 9.5 cm each
Subjects Dairy
Financial records
People Peirson, John
Businesses and Organizations Burgoyne Cheese Company
Place Burgoyne
Level of Description Item
Parent Object A988.033.001-.082