Cleanser Shipping Crate

Cleanser Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained Old Dutch Cleanser that was originally produced by the Cudahy Packing Company of California during the first half of the 20th century. The Old Dutch brand had a memorable logo of a Dutch maid chasing away dirt with a stick, and the crate bears the logo “makes everything spick and span.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Cudahy Soap Works, U.S.A.
Place Made
United States: California
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 9 1/2 in x 20 1/8 in; 24.13 cm x 51.1175 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.324
catalog number
1979.0441.324
accession number
1979.0441
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Crate Labels
Agriculture
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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