Milk Shipping Crate

Milk Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This Carnation Irradiated Vitamin D Milk shipping crate side features the Carnation can that includes the carnation logo. Irradiation is the process of exposing the milk to ultra-violet light, which sterilizes it and adds vitamin D. The Carnation Evaporated Milk Company was founded in 1901 by E.A. Stuart in Seattle, Washington.
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Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Carnation Company
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 8 in x 12 in; 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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