Soap Shipping Crate

Soap Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained White King brand washing machine soap that was manufactured by the Los Angeles Soap Company of Los Angeles, California during the first half of the 20th century. The crate contained 24 packages of soap, and features an illustration of a king holding a sword similar in style to the King playing card.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Los Angeles Soap Co.
Place Made
United States: California, Los Angeles
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 10 in x 15 3/4 in; 25.4 cm x 40.005 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.198
catalog number
1979.0441.198
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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