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George A. Hormel

Hormel and Company

1891 - 1929

Food & Tobacco

pre-1900 b. 1860
male
Personal
Born-Died1860 - 1946
BirthplaceNew York (NY)
RaceWhite
FatherLaborer, Skilled
Era - pre-1900

Hormel created a very successful meat packing business in 1891, which still exists today. He opened distribution branches across the country and expanded his sales operations into the international market.