Object ID 000089
Object Name Queen Sodas Fine Cakes and Biscuits tin
Object Desc Medium-sized square metal canister. Brown in color with tan/beige labeling. Manufactured by Acme Cracker Co. Original contents: 48 oz net.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000165
General Category History
Category Food Containers
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords tins,Acme Cracker Co.,biscuits,food,Queen Sodas Fine Cakes,
Title Queen Sodas Fine Cakes and Biscuits tin
Description Medium-sized square metal canister. Brown in color with tan/beige labeling. Manufactured by Acme Cracker Co.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details a little over 7 and 9 inches
Place of Origin
Maker Acme Cracker Co.
Maker Details Acme Cracker Co. was originally located at 150 W. Austin Ave in Chicago. Had $40,000 of capital stock in 1920.
Date JAN 28,2013
Assessor Katie Wells
Notes some rust is on the tin as well there is a lot of exposed metal. The top has some dots of tan paint over it randomly as well as rust, dust and a little exposed metal on the sides of the top. on the sides there is exposed metal and some dents. On three sides in particular there are large patches of exposed metal scratches and some rust towards the bottom.