Object ID 001064
Object Name Schuster's White World Cleanser
Object Desc This primary blue can with a pattern that resembles argyle, has a yellow section on it which reads "Shuster's White World" underneath it sys "Lemon Fragrant Cleanser Cleans Scours Polishes"
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000937
General Category History
Category Cleaning Products
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date NOV 7,2013
Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Schuster's,cleaning,White World brand,scrubbing powder,
Title Schuster's White World Cleanser
Description This primary blue can with a pattern that resembles argyle, has a yellow section on it which reads "Shuster's White World" underneath it sys "Lemon Fragrant Cleanser Cleans Scours Polishes" The bottom is marked with "distributed by Ed. Schuster & Co. Inc. Milwaukee, Wi"
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details CMY937 measures 5" high and 3" across.
Place of Origin
Maker Details Schuster's, officially Ed. Schuster & Co. was a department store chain in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, now defunct. The chain opted for neighborhood stores over a downtown location. It was bought in 1962 by Gimbels, which operated for a while as Gimbels Schusters.
Date NOV 8,2013
Assessor Emily Piekarz
Notes The can's label is in excellent condition, as well as the can itself is not rusting.