Yeast Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This Magic Yeast shipping crate end is printed with Magic Yeast’s owl and moon trademark on a red background. Magic Yeast was originally formulated and manufactured by Egbert W. Gillett in 1886, and in 1893 he founded the Northwestern Yeast Company to manufacture Magic Yeast and its companion product, Yeast Foam.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Northwestern Yeast Co.
Physical Description
paper (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 5 3/4 in x 8 in; 14.605 cm x 20.32 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
1979.0441.168
catalog number
1979.0441.168
accession number
1979.0441
subject
Agriculture
Food
Crate Labels
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Crate Labels
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger

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