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Apple Shipping Crate

Apple Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained Rose of Virginia brand apples that were grown and packed by E.W. Barr of Winchester, Virginia during the early 20th century. The crate side has an image of a rose stenciled in the center. Winchester, Virginia is well known for hosting the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
E. W. Barr
Place Made
United States: Virginia, Winchester
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 10 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 26.035 cm x 29.21 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.203
catalog number
1979.0441.203
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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