Object ID 000112
Object Name Hershey's Cocoa Powder crate
Object Desc Brown wooden Hershey's Cocoa box. Can hold 12-lbs total. Originally contained 1/2-lb containers of Hershey's Cocoa powder. Writing in black.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000141
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 cocoa powder,crates,Hershey Company,boxes,wooden crates,chocolate,
Title Hershey's Cocoa Powder crate
Description Wooden crate, designed to hold containers of Hershey's cocoa powder tins.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details Box is 7 inches high, 14 inches length, 9 inches wide and 6.5 inches deep.
Place of Origin
Maker Hershey Co.
Maker Details Brown wooden Hershey's Cocoa Box. Can hold up to 12-lbs. Originally contained 1/2-lb containers of Hershey's Cocoa powder. Hershey Bars created in 1900, factory opened in 1903. Syrup invented in 1926. Various candy bars created 1925-1994
Date JAN 30,2013
Summary Very Good Condition
Assessor Katherine Dickey
Notes Box in good condition. Some of labeling ink faded, some small chips along proper right side. A crack that measures approximately 12 inches lies along the bottom side of the box.