Apple Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained apples from Crescent Orchards that were packed by the Valley Packing Company of Winchester, Virginia during the first half of the 20th century. The crate side has a red crescent moon in the center.
Location
Currently not on view
referenced business
Valley Packing Co.
Place Made
United States: Virginia, Winchester
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 10 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 26.67 cm x 29.21 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.288
catalog number
1979.0441.288
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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