Catsup Shipping Crate

Catsup Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained red delicious apples grown and packed by Tiger Mountain Orchards of Tiger, Georgia during the early 20th century. The crate side features an illustration of an orchard in front of a mountain.
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Object Name
crate label
referenced business
National Grocery Co.
Place Made
United States: Washington, Seattle
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 9 1/2 in x 12 1/4 in; 24.13 cm x 31.115 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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