collection contains photographs, wine labels, and ephemera from the Louis Cherpin
Winery, which operated from 1934 to 1980 in Fontana, California. There are also
photographs of Louis Cherpin and his family members.
The Louis Cherpin Winery was a winery in Fontana, California that operated from 1934
to 1980, although it closed for several years during World War II. The winery was
founded by Louis Cherpin, who was originally from France. Cherpin, his father, and
other family members had left France for Canada in about 1915 and then moved to
California in 1922.
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