Catsup Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This is a Snider’s Catsup shipping crate end. Thomas A. Snider started the T.A. Snider Preserve Company of Cincinnati in 1879, and was renowned for his “catsup” recipe made from fresh tomatoes without preservatives. Snider was one of the largest ketchup makers at the turn of the 20th century and produced a variety of tomato related products and canned goods such as relish, tomato soup, oyster sauce, and pork and beans.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
T. A. Snider Preserve Co.
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 10 1/4 in x 13 1/4 in; 26.035 cm x 33.655 cm
Place Made
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
ID Number
1979.0441.284
catalog number
1979.0441.284
accession number
1979.0441
subject
Agriculture
Food
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger

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