Apple Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained Rose of Virginia brand apples that were grown and packed by E.W. Barr of Winchester, Virginia during the early 20th century. The crate side has an image of a rose stenciled in the center. Winchester, Virginia is well known for hosting the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival.
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
E. W. Barr
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 10 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 26.035 cm x 29.21 cm
Place Made
United States: Virginia, Winchester
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Crate Labels
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Crate Labels
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger

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