In the 1850s, Ferdinand Schumacher and Robert Stuart founded oat mills.
Schumacher founded the German Mills American Oatmeal Company, in Akron,
Quaker Oats registered as the first trademark for a breakfast cereal. The
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In 1879, the Imperial Mill was built at 16th and Dearborn Streets in Chicago by a
group of investors that included John and Robert Stuart. At the end of the 1880s,
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