Milton Hershey : Hershey's chocolate creator

by Mattern, Joanne, 1963-

Format: Print Book 2011
Availability: Available at 6 Libraries 6 of 6 copies
Available (6)
Location Collection Call #
Bethel Park Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction j 92 HERSHEY Milton
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Nonfiction
 
Call Number  j 92 HERSHEY Milton
 
 
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Non-Fiction j 92 H HERSHEY Mat
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  j 92 H HERSHEY Mat
 
 
Northland Public Library Children's Biography J B HERSHEY
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Biography
 
Call Number  J B HERSHEY
 
 
Pleasant Hills Public Library Juvenile Juv 92 HERSHEY Milton
Location  Pleasant Hills Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile
 
Call Number  Juv 92 HERSHEY Milton
 
 
Shaler North Hills Library Juvenile Non-Fiction j 338.7 M
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  j 338.7 M
 
 
Upper St. Clair Township Library Juvenile Biography P-PERSON HERSHEY
Location  Upper St. Clair Township Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Biography
 
Call Number  P-PERSON HERSHEY
 
 
Summary
In this title, unwrap the life of talented Hershey's chocolate creator, Milton Hershey! Readers will enjoy getting the scoop on this Food Dude, beginning with his childhood near Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Students can follow Hershey's success story from his apprenticeship at Royer's Ice Cream Parlor and Garden to his establishment of the Lancaster Caramel Company. Hershey's discovery of chocolate and determined creation of the Hershey bar also highlighted. Engaging text familiarizes readers with topics of interest including the town of Hershey, Pennsylvania, and the Milton Hershey School. An entertaining sidebar, a helpful timeline, a glossary, and an index, supplement the historical and color photos showcased in this inspiring biography. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
Contents
Life on the farm
Off to work
Candy man
Caramel king
Chocolate dreams
Love at last
Sweet success
Chocolate town
Hershey's school
Called to Cuba
A giving heart
Living on.

Additional Information
Series Food dudes.
Subjects Hershey, Milton Snavely, -- 1857-1945.
Hershey, Milton Snavely, -- 1857-1945 -- Juvenile literature.
Hershey Foods Corporation -- History.
Hershey Foods Corporation -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Businesspeople -- United States -- Biography.
Chocolate industry -- United States -- History.
Chocolate candy -- United States -- History.
Businessmen -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Chocolate industry -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Chocolate candy -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Edina, Minn. :ABDO Pub. Co.,2011
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
ISBN 9781616135577
1616135573
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