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A 1950s street view of Maple City Dairy.

Last days for Maple City Dairy

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A shiny new Maple City Dairy graced the cover of Milk Plant Monthly, a trade magazine, in 1941.
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The bottling room of Maple City Dairy was compact but efficient. Photo courtesy of Jim Petersen.
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The fleet of delivery trucks is lined up in front of Maple City Dairy in the late 1960s. Photo courtesy of Jim Petersen.

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Editor and historian for Monmouth College. Avid researcher of western Illinois history for 40 years. FB and Twitter. jrankin@monmouthcollege.edu

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