Vegetables Crate Label

Description (Brief)
Labels are an important marketing device. They often go beyond merely identifying contents and are designed to help establish brand distinction and generate customer loyalty for a largely interchangeable product.
This 20 Squares brand vegetable crate label was used by the Cutler Growers Exchange of Cutler California during the early 20th century. The lithographed label has a blue background with illustrations of assorted vegetables on the right.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Cutler Growers Exchange
Physical Description
paper (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 4 1/4 in x 12 3/8 in; 10.795 cm x 31.4325 cm
Place Made
United States: California, Cutler
ID Number
1979.0441.103
accession number
1979.0441
catalog number
1979.0441.103
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Crate Labels
Agriculture
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger

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