Corned Beef Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side originally contained 24 12 ounce tins of Wilson’s certified corned beef and was in use around 1900-1950. The beef was from Argentina.
Location
Currently not on view
referenced business
Wilson & Co.
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 7 1/4 in x 13 1/4 in; 18.415 cm x 33.655 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.160
catalog number
1979.0441.160
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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