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Object ID 000095

Object Name Sunshine Biscuits Krispy Crackers tin

Object Desc Yellow medium sized tin Krispy Crackers Sunshine Biscuits Loose-Wiles Biscuit Co., bakers of Sunshine Biscuits. made in the U.S.A net weight 2 lbs 8 oz.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000154

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Food Containers

Source CMY154

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,crackers,tins,Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company,biscuits,food,

Title Sunshine Biscuits Krispy Crackers tin

Description Very good condition yellow tin medium sized. Krispy Crackers Sunshine Biscuits Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company. bakers of Sunshine Biscuits made in the U.S.A. Net weight 2 lbs. 8 oz.


Approx Collection Date

Height 7.5

Length 8

Width 9

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company

Maker Details John A. Wiles, and Jacob Leander Loose and Joseph Schull Loose created the Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company in Kansas City. Later made Sunshine Biscuits (cookies and crackers). Sunshine Biscuits later merged with Keebler

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY000154



Date JAN 28,2013

Summary very good

Assessor Katie Wells

Notes some green smudges on the top of the tin. a few some scratches the exposed some metal. the bottom has some smudges and scratches.