Baking Soda Shipping Crate

Description (Brief):

This shipping crate side contained Arm & Hammer brand baking soda that was manufactured by the Church & Dwight Company of New York, New York around the early 20th century. The crate side has the central Arm & Hammer trademark (meant to represent Vulcan, the Roman god of metalworking).

Referenced Business: Church & Dwight Company, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

See more items in: Work and Industry: Agriculture, Food, Crate Labels, Agriculture


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: L.E. Leininger

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1979.0441.301Catalog Number: 1979.0441.301Accession Number: 1979.0441

Object Name: crate label

Physical Description: ink (crate label material)wood (substrate material)Measurements: crate label: 7 3/8 in x 18 3/8 in; 18.7325 cm x 46.6725 cm


Record Id: nmah_1361940

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