• 1908

    1908

    The Monarch Portland Cement Company is founded on Coal Creek, directly south of Humboldt, Kan.

  • 1909

    1909

    The plant opens with a capacity of 5,000 barrels daily and features the largest crushing plant in Kansas.

  • 1913

    1913

    The Monarch Portland Cement Company is sold and reorganized as The Monarch Cement Company; H.F.G. Wulf is appointed receiver.