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Sugar Shipping Crate

Sugar Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
The Sea Island brand shipping crate side was used by the Western Sugar Refinery of San Francisco, California during the early 20th century. The shipping crate contained 30 pounds of pure cane sugar demi-cubes. The crate side has the company’s flag logo in center.
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Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Western Sugar Refinery
Place Made
United States: California, San Francisco
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 9 1/2 in x 10 in; 24.13 cm x 25.4 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Crate Labels
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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