Corn Shipping Crate

Corn Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate end contained Happy Home brand canned corn, which was distributed by the Schwabacher Brothers Company, based in Seattle, Washington. The Schwabacher Bros. Co., Inc. was founded in 1860 and became a retail empire by selling clothing, groceries, and hardware in the Pacific Northwest.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 9 1/4 in x 10 1/2 in; 23.495 cm x 26.67 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.249
catalog number
1979.0441.249
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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