Canned Tomatoes Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side originally contained Banquet brand canned tomatoes that were packed and shipped by the California Packing Corporation of San Francisco, California during the early 20th century. The crate contained 24 28-ounce tins of canned tomatoes with puree from trimming.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
California Packing Corporation
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 9 3/8 in x 12 1/4 in; 23.8125 cm x 31.115 cm
Place Made
United States: California, San Francisco
ID Number
1979.0441.254
catalog number
1979.0441.254
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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