Ammunition Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side originally contained Peters small arms ammunition manufactured by the Peters Cartridge Division of the Remington Arms Company in King Mills, Ohio during the early 20th century. Peters was once a Remington competitor and enjoyed financial success during World War I, before Remington bought Peters during the Great Depression.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Remington Arms Company, Inc.
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 8 1/8 in x 13 3/4 in; 20.6375 cm x 34.925 cm
Place Made
United States: Ohio, Kings Mills
ID Number
1979.0441.345
catalog number
1979.0441.345
accession number
1979.0441
subject
Food
Agriculture
Crate Labels
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Crate Labels
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger

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