Spinach Shipping Crate

Spinach Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side originally contained Quail brand spinach that was distributed by the Schwabacher Brothers and Company of Seattle, Washington during the first half of the 20th century. This crate contained a half dozen number 10 round tins. The Schwabacher Brothers Company was one of the Pacific Northwest’s first large retail 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: 6 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in; 17.145 cm x 31.75 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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