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Object ID 000093

Object Name Sunshine Krispy Crackers tin

Object Desc Sunshine butter thin's grahams matinee Biscuit. For goodness sake "Don't say "crackers say Krispy Crackers" medium blue or green tin with gold writing intricate gold leaf patter along the outside of the top and the sides of the tin. grahams.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000153

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Food Containers


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Sunshine Krispy Crackers,tins,crackers,Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company,food,

Title Sunshine Krispy Crackers tin

Description Bluish-green tin, with intricate gold detailing that has leaves on them. Slogan "For goodness sake don't say crackers say Krispy Crackers." One side shows other sunshine products. another says Sunshine vanilla wafers yum-yums Takoma biscuit. another says Sunshine Krispy Crackers Loose-Wiles Biscuit Co. bakers of sunshine biscuits. St. Louis, Mo, net worth 55? oz or over. John A, Wiles established the loose-wiles biscuit co. that later became known as Sunshine biscuits for cookies and crackers. later merged with Keebler.


Approx Collection Date

Height 7

Length 9

Width 8

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company

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Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY000153



Date JAN 28,2013

Summary fair


Notes There are holes in the tin some rust and exposed metal. some scratches are on the tin. There is a lot of rust/ scratching over Sunshine and Vanilla. some faded words. Major scratching on the side the sunshine products listings with exposed metal