Explosives Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained Atlas Flo-Dyn Number 6 explosives manufactured by the Atlas Powder Company during the early 20th century. The shipping crate was in use during the first half of the 20th century, and contained 4 bags of explosives that weighed 50 pounds.
Location
Currently not on view
referenced business
Atlas Powder Co.
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 9 1/4 in x 11 7/8 in; 23.495 cm x 30.1625 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.211
catalog number
1979.0441.211
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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