Bevo Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side originally contained the beverage Bevo manufactured by Anheuser Busch of St. Louis, Missourri from 1916-1929. Bevo was one of the many “near beer” beverages created by breweries during Prohibition to maintain sales and repurpose their factories.
Location
Currently not on view
referenced business
Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc.
Place Made
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 8 5/8 in x 14 in; 21.9075 cm x 35.56 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.348
catalog number
1979.0441.348
accession number
1979.0441
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Crate Labels
Agriculture
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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