Corned Beef Shipping Crate

Corned Beef Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained Derby Brand Corned Beef that was packed by Derby Foods Incorporated during the early 20th century. This corned beef is a product of Argentina, and Argentina is one of the world’s largest beef producers. The crate contained 24 12-ounce cans of corned beef.
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Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Derby Foods Inc., U.S.A.
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 7 in x 6 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 16.51 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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