Oranges Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate label is for Exceptional brand Valencia oranges that were grown and packed by the Mupu Citrus Association of Santa Paula, California during the early 20th century. The label has the Sunkist orange logo on it, a designation given to high quality oranges grown by the California Fruit Growers Exchange. Mupu was the name of a Chumash Native American village in what is now the town of Santa Paula, in Ventura County, California.
Currently not on view
referenced business
MUPU Citrus Assn.
Place Made
United States: California, Santa Paula
Physical Description
paper (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 11 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 28.575 cm x 29.21 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Data Source
National Museum of American History