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Chili Con Carne Shipping Crate

Chili Con Carne Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side was used by Ferg’s brand chili con carne and packed by the Ferguson Canning Company of Snohomish, Washington in the early 20th century. The crate contained 48 11 ounce tins.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Ferguson Canning Co.
Place Made
United States: Washington, Snohomish
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 8 in x 11 in; 20.32 cm x 27.94 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.165
catalog number
1979.0441.165
accession number
1979.0441
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Crate Labels
Agriculture
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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