Riverdale Fruit Company
Dried Fruit Packer
The Riverdale Fruit Company was a dried fruit packer in San Jose in the 1890's. The company was run by Sanford A. Coe. In 1891, the company expected to sell around 60 carloads of dried fruit. The company also exhibited at the Chicago 1893 World's Fair.
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- Agricultural Notes: Santa Clara: July 25, 1891 Pacific Rural Press. Names S.A. Coe as the owner of the company, and mentions his focus on uniform grading.
- California State Fair Commission report
- S. A. Coe: in H.S. Foote's Pen Pictures from the Garden of the World or Santa Clara County, California, 1888, Lewis Publishing Company. Transcribed in S. A. Coe: Santa Clara County biography project.
- Sanford Adelbert Coe: in Sanders history pages, roots web.ancestry.com.