Spinach Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side originally contained Quail brand spinach that was distributed by the Schwabacher Brothers and Company of Seattle, Washington during the first half of the 20th century. This crate contained a half dozen number 10 round tins. The Schwabacher Brothers Company was one of the Pacific Northwest’s first large retail department stores.
Location
Currently not on view
referenced business
Schwabacher Bros. & Co. Inc.
Place Made
United States: Washington, Seattle
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 6 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in; 17.145 cm x 31.75 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.251
catalog number
1979.0441.251
accession number
1979.0441
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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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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