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Explosives Shipping Crate

Explosives Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained Atlas Flo-Dyn Number 6 explosives manufactured by the Atlas Powder Company during the early 20th century. The shipping crate was in use during the first half of the 20th century, and contained 4 bags of explosives that weighed 50 pounds.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Atlas Powder Co.
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 9 1/4 in x 11 7/8 in; 23.495 cm x 30.1625 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.211
catalog number
1979.0441.211
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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