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Apricots Shipping Crate

Apricots Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This shipping crate held Bakers Choice brand apricots, shipped by the California Packing Corporation of San Francisco, California around 1916-1950. The California Packing Corporation (Calpak) was formed in 1916 from the merger of five large canning companies (California Fruit Canners Association, Griffin & Skelley, Central California Canneries, the J.K. Armsby Company and the Alaska Packers Association).
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
California Packing Corporation
Place Made
United States: California, San Francisco
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 6 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in; 17.145 cm x 31.75 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Crate Labels
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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