Spinach Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate end contained Happy Home brand spinach, which was distributed by the Schwabacher Brothers Company, based in Seattle, Washington. Schwabacher Brothers Co., Inc. was founded in 1860 and became a retail empire by selling clothing, groceries, and hardware in the Pacific Northwest.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Schwabacher Bros. & Co. Inc.
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 9 1/4 in x 12 1/4 in; 23.495 cm x 31.115 cm
Place Made
United States: Washington, Seattle
ID Number
1979.0441.209
catalog number
1979.0441.209
accession number
1979.0441
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Crate Labels
Agriculture
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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