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Gold Medal Flour sign
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Details

Object ID 000243

Object Name Gold Medal Flour sign

Object Desc Gold Medal Flour (Washburn-Crosby Co.). Predominately yellow-orange sign with a white and blue border. "Use Gold Medal Flour Washburn-Crosby Co." in block lettering. "Gold Medal Flour" is in blue letters with a white outline. Top of sign has holders.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000213

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

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End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Gold Medal Flour,advertising,Washburn Crosby Co.,signs,


Title Gold Medal Flour sign

Description Gold Medal Flour (Washburn-Crosby Co.). Predominately yellow-orange sign witha white and blue border. "Use Gold Medal Flour Washburn-Crosby Co." in block lettering. "Gold Medal Flour" is in blue letters with a white outline. Top of sign has holders.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 35.5

Length 0

Width 18

Depth 3.3

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Has some scratches and the orange color is lighter on the top half. Height 35.5in excluding stand, width 18in, depth 3.3in.

Quantity 0

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Maker

Maker Details Gold Medal Flour Brand as created in 1880 in the Washburn-Crosby Co. Was given the name Gold Medal Flour fpr winning the gold medal in the International Millers' Exhibition. Washburn-Crosby Co. is the predecessor of General Mills.

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Image Caption CMY000213

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 9,2013

Summary Good

Assessor MacKenzie Sims

Notes Has some scratches and the orange color is lighter on the top half. Height 35.5in excluding stand, width 18in, depth 3.3in.


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