Finding aid for the Forbes Chocolate Company Records


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Forbes Chocolate Company
Title: Forbes Chocolate Company Records
Dates: 1910-2008
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: The Forbes Chocolate Company was founded in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1901 as a manufacturer of chocolate products. The company filed for bankruptcy after World War I, and was reborn as a manufacturer of powered chocolate for milk and ice cream. The collection consists of company magazines, correspondence, declaration of trust, financial records, party guest lists, industry histories, newspaper clippings, Ohio Historical Society Archives inventories, product labels and stock holders information.
MS Number MS 5239
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English