Object ID 000110
Object Name Baby Rice Brand Popcorn boxes
Object Desc Blue and red cardboard Baby Rice Brand Popcorn boxes. Manufactured by Baby Rice Pop Corn Co., Waterloo, WI
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000116a-s
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 Baby Rice Pop Corn Co.,popcorn,boxes,food,
Title Baby Rice Brand Popcorn boxes
Description Blue and red cardboard Baby Rice Brand Popcorn boxes. Manufatured by Baby Rice Pop Corn Company of Waterloo, Wisconsin. Boxes feature red and blue printed image of children eating popcorn, printed recipes, and floral bordered BABY RICE designs. Six boxes (a-f) are on display. The remaining 13 boxes are stored in Room 4, Shelf 3.
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Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details All boxes measure 7 inches high, 4.5 inches wide an 2.25 inches deep
Place of Origin
Maker Baby Rice Pop Corn Co.
Maker Details The Baby Rice Pop Corn Company was founded by Matt Voelker, who strived to grow a better quality popcorn that his neighbor. By 1914 he was growing, curing and selling popcorn as well as manufacturing confections and operating a commission store.
Date JAN 29,2013
Summary Excellent Condition
Assessor Katherine Dickey
Notes All boxes in excellent condition. Some bending/small tears on lids, hardly noticeable.
Date JAN 8,2015
Notes Six boxes (a-f) are on display in the Grafman Grocery exhibit. The remaining 13 boxes are stored in Room 4, Shelf 3.