Apple Shipping Crate

Apple 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 under a rising mountain.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Tiger Mountain Orchards
Place Made
United States: Georgia, Tiger
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 10 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 26.67 cm x 29.21 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.190
catalog number
1979.0441.190
accession number
1979.0441
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Crate Labels
Agriculture
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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I have a 111 year old house in Panama City, FL. Just found this box under my house.

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