History of dairies in Moab
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Dear Editor,

My name is Robert J. Dalley, curator of the West Jordan Historical Museum. After 25 years of research, documentation and collecting, I recently published three books on Utah dairies: The Illustrated Guide to Utah Dairy Tokens, The Illustrated Guide to Utah Milk Caps and The Illustrated Guide to Utah Milk Bottles.

There were three dairies in Moab that I know of, The Hoffman Dairy, The Riverside Dairy, The Spanish Valley Dairy run by Douglas Farnsworth and just recently the Davis Jersey Dairy managed by Kenneth Allred. I have stories on the Hoffman and the Riverside dairies. I am looking for milk caps and milk bottles from the Davis Jersey Dairy and the Spanish Valley Dairy. I am still trying find out if there were any more dairies located in Moab. I appreciate any help you can give me. Please contact me if you any information or are interested in the books.


–Robert Dalley, Curator


1312 W. 8780 S.

West Jordan, UT 84088


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