Wheat Flakes Shipping Crate

Description (Brief):

This is a shipping crate end of an Albers Brother’s Carnation Wheat Flakes Mush crate. The Albers Brother’s Milling Company was founded in 1895 in Portland, Oregon. The Albers Brothers Milling Company produced a variety of grain products such as corn meal, grits, oats, wheat mush, and flour under a variety of brands, like Carnation, Peacock, Del Monte and Sunripe. In 1929 the Carnation Milk Products Company purchased Albers Brother’s Milling Company, but kept Albers as a subsidiary.

Referenced Business: Albers Brothers Milling Co.

Location: Currently not on view

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

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Credit Line: L.E. Leininger

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1979.0441.328Catalog Number: 1979.0441.328Accession Number: 1979.0441

Object Name: crate label

Physical Description: ink (crate label material)wood (substrate material)Measurements: crate label: 15 3/8 in x 20 1/2 in; 39.0525 cm x 52.07 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-f44c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1361967

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