Powder Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained Barker’s Horse, Cattle, & Poultry Powder that was manufactured by the Barker, Moore, & Mein Medicine Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania during the early 20th century. This powder could be added to livestock feed to improve their health.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Barker, Moore & Mein Medicine Company
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 7 1/4 in x 19 1/2 in; 18.415 cm x 49.53 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.300
catalog number
1979.0441.300
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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