Flour Crate Label

Description (Brief)
This is an end of an Albers Brother’s Buckwheat Flour shipping crate. The Albers Brother’s Milling Company was founded in 1895 in Portland, Oregon. The Albers Brothers Milling Company produced a variety of grain products, such as corn meal, grits, oats, wheat mush, and flour under a variety of brands, like Carnation, Peacock, Del Monte and Sunripe. In 1929 the Carnation Milk Products Company purchased Albers Brother’s Milling Company, but kept Albers as a subsidiary.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Albers Brothers Milling Co.
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 13 3/4 in x 14 3/4 in; 34.925 cm x 37.465 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.326
catalog number
1979.0441.326
accession number
1979.0441
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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