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Sioux Center City

Sioux Center City Hall is located at 335 First Avenue NW, Sioux Center, IA 51250; phone: 712-722-0761.

First settled about 1870, Sioux Center was platted in 1881 and incorporated in 1891.

Sioux Center as described in 0000 [1]

Sioux Center, a farming community, has six co-operative societies with interlocking directorates. The largest is the Farmers Mutual Cooperative Creamery which, in 1935, made and sold almost 3,000,000 pounds of butter; the cream is gathered within a radius of 50 miles by 19 trucks. A cooperative burial association here owns a modern funeral home and has a large membership; this is one of the few co-operatives of this kind in the country. Only one member of a family, and no member of the family of an officer, is employed by a cooperative.

  1. Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of Iowa, IOWA: A Guide to the Hawkeye State, American Guide Series, The Viking Press, New York, 1938.
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