Sugar Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
The Sea Island brand shipping crate side was used by the Western Sugar Refinery of San Francisco, California during the early 20th century. The shipping crate contained 30 pounds of pure cane sugar demi-cubes. The crate side has the company’s flag logo in center.
Location
Currently not on view
referenced business
Western Sugar Refinery
Place Made
United States: California, San Francisco
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 9 1/2 in x 10 in; 24.13 cm x 25.4 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.158
catalog number
1979.0441.158
accession number
1979.0441
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Crate Labels
Agriculture
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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