Soap Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained Ivory soap flakes manufactured by the Procter & Gamble Company of Cincinnati, Ohio during the early 20th century. Soap flakes combined with water could be used for a variety of cleaning tasks
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Procter & Gamble Company
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 12 in x 17 3/4 in; 30.48 cm x 45.085 cm
Place Made
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
ID Number
1979.0441.302
catalog number
1979.0441.302
accession number
1979.0441
subject
Food
Agriculture
Crate Labels
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Crate Labels
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger

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