Cracker Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side was for crackers produced by the Inland Empire Biscuit Company of Spokane, Washington during the early 20th century. The crate side reads “Egg Case/Sodas/ Are Good Crackers” and says that the since the crate is half the side of a regulation egg case “it will be found most convenient for bringing it to your storekeeper refilled with nice fresh eggs.”
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Inland Empire Biscuit Co.
Physical Description
paper (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 11 3/4 in x 12 in; 29.845 cm x 30.48 cm
Place Made
United States: Washington, Spokane
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger

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