Object ID 000231
Object Name Maxwell House Coffee
Object Desc Round based metal tin. Teal blue, with red lettering, says, "Maxwell House Coffee." Lid is removable. Other writing on tin in black, like instructions.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000100a-b
General Category History
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 coffee,Maxwell House (brand),tins,beverages,cans,
Title Maxwell House Coffee
Description A rich Delicious Blend of grade coffee for. Fresh and stays fresh in this super vacuum can. "Good to the Last Drop" Maxwell House Coffee. High Grade Regular Grind. One Pound Net Weight. Vita-Fresh 1. A matchless blend roaster freshness, A Perfect Grind.
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Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details Round metal tin of consistent diameter.
Place of Origin
Maker Maxwell House
Maker Details Maxwell House reg U.S. Pat. Off. Nashville, Tenn. Maxwell House Division of General Foods Corporation. Brooklyn, NY, Houston, Texas, Los Angeles, California, Jackson, Fla.Maxwell House is a brand of coffee manufactured by a like-named division of Kraft Foods. Introduced in 1892, it is named in honor of the Maxwell House Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee. For many years until the late 1980s it was the largest-selling coffee in the U.S. In about 2007 it was second behind Folgers.
Date FEB 8,2013
Assessor Katie Wells
Notes Lid rusty . Scrtatches/exposed metal good condit. brown stains on the back.