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Object ID 000171

Object Name Juneau Brand Roasted Coffee box

Object Desc From Hoffmann's grocery store in Milwaukee. Picture of a statue on front label and made out of cardboard.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000091

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General Category History

Category Coffee/Tea


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords coffee,Juneau Brand,beverages,boxes,

Title Juneau Brand Roasted Coffee box

Description Light colored cardboard box originally contained coffee sold at Hoffmann's grocery store in Milwaukee. Front of box has a picture of a statue on front label and the words Juneau Brand Roasted Coffee.


Approx Collection Date

Height 7

Length 2.5

Width 4

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material paper, cardboard


Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Hoffman's Grocery

Maker Details John Hoffman & Sons Grocery was located at 207 E. Buffalo Street in Milwaukee. Architects Ferry and Clas designed the Hoffmann & Sons Company grocery building in 1906. The building was later used for coffee roasting and sugar pulverizing. Renovated and renamed the Marshall Building in 1948.

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Image Caption CMY000091



Date FEB 2,2013

Summary Fair

Assessor Jordan

Notes The packaging is showing wear, however there are not major damages to the package itself. The lettering in Juneau Brand is beginning to wear and there are signs of discoleration on the box.