Tomatoes Shipping Crate

Tomatoes Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side originally contained Madrona brand tomatoes packed by the Schwabacher Brothers Company of Seattle, Washington during the first half of the 20th century. The Schwabacher Brothers Company was founded in 1860, and became well known in the Pacific Northwest for its department stores.
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Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Schwabacher Bros. & Co. Inc.
Place Made
United States: Washington, Seattle
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 9 3/8 in x 12 1/4 in; 23.8125 cm x 31.115 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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