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
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit
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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.
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Material paper, cardboard
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.
Date FEB 2,2013
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.