Refugee Beans Shipping Crate

Refugee Beans Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate contained American Club brand refugee beans that was distributed by the Burt Olney Canning Company of New York around 1900-1950. The wooden crate side bears black text in a stencil font.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Burt Olney Canning Co.
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 8 1/8 in x 11 in; 20.6375 cm x 27.94 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.154
catalog number
1979.0441.154
accession number
1979.0441
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Crate Labels
Agriculture
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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