Evaporated Milk Shipping Crate

Evaporated Milk Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This Carnation Evaporated Milk shipping crate side features the product can bearing the company logo of a stem of carnations. The Carnation Evaporated Milk Company was founded in 1901 by E.A. Stuart in Seattle, Washington. Nestle acquired the Carnation Company in 1985.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Carnation Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Place Made
United States: Washington, Seattle
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 8 1/2 in x 12 in; 21.59 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.273
catalog number
1979.0441.273
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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