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Chester Historical Society

Orange County, New York

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Chester was once famous for the cheeses produced here.

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Updated 2015-06-07.

1881 C. H. Green bullhead - World Brand Cream Cheese. chs-014797_32
World Brand Cream Cheese Wrapper. chs-014985
Charles Howell Green relaxed on his front porch, circa 1910. chs-014970
W.A. Lawrence & Son billhead.March 18, 1899. chs-011765
Lawrence Creamery, circa 1900. chs-000739
Lawrence's Neufchatel Cream Cheese Imprint Plate. Circa 1900. chs-004548
William A. Lawrence Succumbs to Paralysis. March, 1911. chs-013104